Quote/s of the Day – 24 January – The Memorial of St Francis de Sales (1567-1622) Doctor of the Church: Doctor Caritatis (Doctor of Charity)
‘The Gentle Christ of Geneva’
“Man is the perfection of the Universe.
The spirit is the perfection of man.
Love is the perfection of the spirit and charity that of love.
Therefore, the love of God is the end, the perfection of the Universe.”
“We must fear God out of love,
not love Him out of fear.”
“In the royal galley of divine Love,
there is no galley slave –
all rowers are volunteers.”
“Nothing makes us
in this world,
as to give alms.”
“Perfection of life,
is the perfection of love.
For love, is the life of the soul.”
“Let us run to Mary
and, as her little children,
cast ourselves into her arms,
with a perfect confidence.”
“Consider all the past as nothing
and say, like David,
‘Now I begin to love my God.'”
More Quotes from this Master of Sanctity- https://anastpaul.wordpress.com/2018/01/24/quote-s-of-the-day-24-january-the-memorial-of-st-francis-de-sales-1567-1622-doctor-of-the-church-doctor-caritatis-doctor-of-charity/