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Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: What I know of the divinescience and holy scripture,I learnt in the woods and fields. What I know of the divine
science and holy scripture,
I learnt in the woods and fields.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: hell is full of good wishes and desires. hell is full of good wishes and desires.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Love of Mary and devotion to her are a sure sign of obtaining eternal salvation. Love of Mary and devotion to her are a sure sign of obtaining eternal salvation.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Theirs is an endless road, a hopeless maze, who seek for goods before they seek for God. Theirs is an endless road, a hopeless maze, who seek for goods before they seek for God.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Humility is, of all graces , the chiefest when it does not know itself to be a grace at all. Humility is, of all graces , the chiefest when it does not know itself to be a grace at all.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Vines and trees will teach you that which you will never learn from masters. Vines and trees will teach you that which you will never learn from masters.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: There is no greater misery than false joys. There is no greater misery than false joys.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: First learn to love yourself, and then you can love me. First learn to love yourself, and then you can love me.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Your actions in passing, pass not away, for every good work is a grain of seed for eternal life. Your actions in passing, pass not away, for every good work is a grain of seed for eternal life.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Hell is full of good wishes or desires. Hell is full of good wishes or desires.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Rest is in Him alone. Man knows no peace in the world; but he has no disturbance when he is with God. Rest is in Him alone. Man knows no peace in the world; but he has no disturbance when he is with God.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: He won me over entirely by giving Himself entirely to me. He won me over entirely by giving Himself entirely to me.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: A saint is not someone who never sins, but one who sins less and less frequently and gets up more and more quickly. A saint is not someone who never sins, but one who sins less and less frequently and gets up more and more quickly.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: True love does not demand a reward, but it deserves one. True love does not demand a reward, but it deserves one.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: The three most important virtues are humility, humility, and humility. The three most important virtues are humility, humility, and humility.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Qui me amat, amet et canem meum. (Who loves me will love my dog also.) Qui me amat, amet et canem meum. (Who loves me will love my dog also.)
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: From the best bliss that earth imparts, we turn unfilled to Thee again. From the best bliss that earth imparts, we turn unfilled to Thee again.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Jesus to me is honey in the mouth, music in the ear, a song in the heart, Jesus to me is honey in the mouth, music in the ear, a song in the heart,
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: The reason for loving God is God Himself. As to how He is to be loved, there is only one measure: It is immeasurable! The reason for loving God is God Himself. As to how He is to be loved, there is only one measure: It is immeasurable!
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: It is no great thing to be humble when you are brought low; but to be humble when you are praised is a great and rare attainment. It is no great thing to be humble when you are brought low; but to be humble when you are praised is a great and rare attainment.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: It is a fault, not a virtue, to wish your humility recognized and applauded. It is a fault, not a virtue, to wish your humility recognized and applauded.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Love seeks no cause beyond itself and no fruit; it is its own fruit, its own enjoyment. I love because I love; I love in order that I may love. Love seeks no cause beyond itself and no fruit; it is its own fruit, its own enjoyment. I love because I love; I love in order that I may love.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: You wish me to tell you why and how God should be loved. My answer is that God himself is the reason he is to be loved. You wish me to tell you why and how God should be loved. My answer is that God himself is the reason he is to be loved.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: They wear themselves out in vain travail, without reaching their blessed consummation, because they delight in creatures, not in the Creator. They wear themselves out in vain travail, without reaching their blessed consummation, because they delight in creatures, not in the Creator.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: God will become visible as God's image is reborn in you. God will become visible as God's image is reborn in you.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Prayer is a wine which makes glad the heart of man Prayer is a wine which makes glad the heart of man
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Action and contemplation are ... Action and contemplation are ...
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Persecution shows who is a hireling, and who a true pastor. Persecution shows who is a hireling, and who a true pastor.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: We are to love God for Himself, because of a twofold reason; nothing is more reasonable, nothing more profitable. We are to love God for Himself, because of a twofold reason; nothing is more reasonable, nothing more profitable.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Pride causes us to use our gifts as though they came from ourselves, not benefits received from God, and to usurp our benefactor's glory. Pride causes us to use our gifts as though they came from ourselves, not benefits received from God, and to usurp our benefactor's glory.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Jesus the very thought of TheeWith sweetness fills my breast;But sweeter far Thy face to see,And in Thy presence rest. Jesus the very thought of Thee
With sweetness fills my breast;
But sweeter far Thy face to see,
And in Thy presence rest.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: A pretext is never lacking to him who would break with a friend. A pretext is never lacking to him who would break with a friend.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: All things are possible to one who believes. All things are possible to one who believes.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Action and contemplation are very close companions; they live together in one house on equal terms. Martha and Mary are sisters. Action and contemplation are very close companions; they live together in one house on equal terms. Martha and Mary are sisters.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: What I know of the divine sciences and the Holy Scriptures, I have learned in woods and fields. I have no other masters than the beeches and the oaks. What I know of the divine sciences and the Holy Scriptures, I have learned in woods and fields. I have no other masters than the beeches and the oaks.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: I was made a sinner by deriving my being from Adam; I am made just by being washed in the blood of Christ and not by Christ's 'words and example.' I was made a sinner by deriving my being from Adam; I am made just by being washed in the blood of Christ and not by Christ's 'words and example.'
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: To serve Mary is a mark of eternal salvation to come. To serve Mary is a mark of eternal salvation to come.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us. We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: The Eucharist is that love which surpasses all loves in Heaven and on earth The Eucharist is that love which surpasses all loves in Heaven and on earth
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Who loves me will love my dog also. Who loves me will love my dog also.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: He rightly reads scripture who turns words into deeds. He rightly reads scripture who turns words into deeds.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: If you concentrate hard on the state you are in, it would be suprising if you have time for anything else. If you concentrate hard on the state you are in, it would be suprising if you have time for anything else.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: God will either give us what we ask, or what He knows to be better for us. God will either give us what we ask, or what He knows to be better for us.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: As patience leads to peace, and study to science, so are humiliations the path that leads to humility. As patience leads to peace, and study to science, so are humiliations the path that leads to humility.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: The rivers of Grace cannot flow uphill, up the steep cliff of the proud man's heart. The rivers of Grace cannot flow uphill, up the steep cliff of the proud man's heart.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: What we love we shall grow to resemble. What we love we shall grow to resemble.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Expect much of God, and he will do much for you. Expect much of God, and he will do much for you.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Death is the gate of life. Death is the gate of life.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: You will find something more in woods than in books. Trees and stones will teach you that which you can never learn from masters. You will find something more in woods than in books. Trees and stones will teach you that which you can never learn from masters.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: I know by myself how incomprehensible God is, seeing I cannot comprehend the parts of my own being. I know by myself how incomprehensible God is, seeing I cannot comprehend the parts of my own being.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: It is in the perfect union of two hearts that complete and total marriage consists. It is in the perfect union of two hearts that complete and total marriage consists.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: When God forgives a sinner who humbly confesses his sin, the devil loses his dominion over the heart he had taken. When God forgives a sinner who humbly confesses his sin, the devil loses his dominion over the heart he had taken.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Slander is a poison which kills charity, both in the slanderer and the one who listens. Slander is a poison which kills charity, both in the slanderer and the one who listens.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Prayer is a virtue that prevaileth against all temptations. Prayer is a virtue that prevaileth against all temptations.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: The measure of love is love without measure. The measure of love is love without measure.
Bernard Of Clairvaux quotes: Grace is necessary to salvation, free will equally so - but grace in order to give salvation, free will in order to receive it. Grace is necessary to salvation, free will equally so - but grace in order to give salvation, free will in order to receive it.