“The saints are like the stars. In his providence Christ conceals them in a hidden place that they may not shine before others when they might wish to do so. Yet they are always ready to exchange the quiet of contemplation for the works of mercy as soon as they perceive in their heart the invitation of Christ.” – St. Anthony of Padua

“The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today” ― St. Francis of Assisi

“Act as if everything depended on you; trust as if everything depended on God.” ― St. Ignatius of Loyola

“Miss no single opportunity of making some small sacrifice, here by a smiling look, there by a kindly word; always doing the smallest right and doing it all for love.” ― St. Thérèse de Lisieux

Thou hast created us for Thyself, and our heart is not quiet until it rests in Thee.Saint Augustine

More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.Saint Teresa of Avila

 Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best.St. Jerome

“Whoever seeks the truth seeks God, whether he is conscious of it or not.” – St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein)

 “I know God will not give me anything I cannot handle. I just wish that He didn’t trust me so much.” – Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta

‘Trust to the goodness of our Lord in the crosses which He sends you; He will never abandon you, for He knows how to draw good from our ills and His glory from our trials.’ – St. Margaret Mary Alacoque