"It is vanity to be concerned with the present only and not to make provision for things to come."

Thomas á Kempis

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"What good does it do to speak learnedly about the Trinity if, lacking humility, you displease the Trinity? Indeed it is not learning that makes a man holy and just, but a virtuous life makes him pleasing to God. "

Thomas á Kempis

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"Obedience is a short cut to perfection."

St Philip Neri

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