"Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of wine."
"That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind."Thomas Aquinas on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Thomas Aquinas on Corrie Ten Boom
"What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like."Thomas Aquinas on Saint Augustine
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."Thomas Aquinas on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Thomas Aquinas on William Shakespeare
"The knowledge of God is the cause of things. For the knowledge of God is to all creatures what the knowledge of the artificer is to things made by his art."
"The principal act of courage is to endure and withstand dangers doggedly rather than to attack them."
"If forgers and malefactors are put to death by the secular power, there is much more reason for excommunicating and even putting to death one convicted of heresy."
"To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible."
"Faith has to do with things that are not seen and hope with things that are not at hand."