Heavy thoughts bring on physical maladies; when the soul is oppressed so is the body.
All our experience with history should teach us, when we look back, how badly human wisdom is betrayed when it relies on itself
In Switzerland, on a high mountain, not far from Lucerne, there is a lake they call Pilate's Pond, which the Devil has fixed upon as one of the chief residences of his evil spirits....
Blood alone moves the wheels of history.
The recognition of sin is the beginning of salvation