"For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God."
"A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same."Saint Teresa of Avila on Elbert Hubbard
"Don't walk behind me I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend."Saint Teresa of Avila on Albert Camus
"An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind."Saint Teresa of Avila on Buddha
"Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything."Saint Teresa of Avila on Muhammad Ali
"Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down."Saint Teresa of Avila on Oprah Winfrey
"To have courage for whatever comes in life - everything lies in that."
"To reach something good it is very useful to have gone astray, and thus acquire experience."
"I do not fear Satan half so much as I fear those who fear him."
"We can only learn to know ourselves and do what we can - namely, surrender our will and fulfill God's will in us."
"God has been very good to me, for I never dwell upon anything wrong which a person has done, so as to remember it afterwards. If I do remember it, I always see some other virtue in that person."