Useful quotes from Augustine
All completely stripped of their context, but all very good. Enjoy :)
- Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.
- If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don't like, it is not the gospel you believe, but yourself.
- The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.
- It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.
- Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
- God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
- The purpose of all wars... is peace.
- Habit, if not resisted, soon becomes necessity.
Have you ever ready any of Augustine's works?