Words derive their power from the original word.
If God gave the soul his whole creation she would not be filled thereby but only with himself.
A just person is one who is conformed and transformed into justice.
He who would be serene and pure needs but one thing, detachment.
Only the hand that erases can write the true thing.
The more we have the less we own.
There exists only the present instant… a Now which always and without end is itself new. There is no yesterday nor any tomorrow, but only Now, as it was a thousand years ago and as it will be a thousand years hence.
Every creature is a word of God.
Man goes far away or near but God never goes far-off; he is always standing close at hand, and even if he cannot stay within he goes no further than the door.
When you are thwarted, it is your own attitude that is out of order.
The outward man is the swinging door; the inner man is the still hinge.
God expects but one thing of you, and that is that you should come out of yourself in so far as you are a created being made and let God be God in you.
To be full of things is to be empty of God. To be empty of things is to be full of God.
The outward work will never be puny if the inward work is great.
God is at home, it’s we who have gone out for a walk.