"Our bodies are shaped to bear children, and our lives are a working out of the processes of creation. All our ambitions and intelligence are beside that great elemental point."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Saint Augustine on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Saint Augustine on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Saint Augustine on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Saint Augustine on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Saint Augustine on Albert Einstein
"What I needed most was to love and to be loved, eager to be caught. Happily I wrapped those painful bonds around me and sure enough, I would be lashed with the red-hot pokers or jealousy, by suspicions and fear, by burst of anger and quarrels."
"Thou must be emptied of that wherewith thou art full, that thou mayest be filled with that whereof thou art empty."
"Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul."
"Beauty is indeed a good gift of God but that the good may not think it a great good, God dispenses it even to the wicked."
"Love is the beauty of the soul."