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Página 395 - For my people have committed two evils; they have forsaken me the fountain of living waters, and hewed them out cisterns, broken cisterns, that can hold no water.
Página xxxi - As a matter of fact, the higher man of to-day is not worrying about his sins at all, still less about their punishment. His mission, if he is good for anything, is to be up and doing, 1 and in so far as he acts wrongly or unwisely he expects to suffer.
Página 90 - And to the end that we should alway remember the exceeding great love of our Master, and only Saviour, Jesus Christ...
Página 51 - On veut pratiquer le christianisme dans sa sévérité, mais on en veut avoir l'honneur. On se retire du monde, mais on est bien aise que le monde le sache ; et s'il ne le devait pas savoir, je doute qu'on eût le courage et la force de s'en retirer.
Página 334 - Les saints ont leur empire, leur eclat, leur victoire, leur lustre, et n'ont nul besoin des grandeurs charnelles ou spirituelles, ou elles n'ont nul rapport, car elles n'y ajoutent ni otent.
Página xxii - Whom have I in heaven but thee ? and there is none upon earth that I desire in comparison of thee.
Página xii - ... more than contempt, a long life more than a short one, and so of all the rest ; desiring and choosing only what will conduce most surely to the end for which we were made.
Página 76 - Filles penitentes in the night, and appeared suddenly at Maubuisson, accompanied by the Count de Sanzai and an armed escort. She went up to Mother Angelique as she was entering the choir, and, addressing her, said — ' I have come to thank you for the care you have taken of my abbey during my absence, and to request you to return to yours and leave me to manage my own.