Hope itself is like a star- not to be seen in the sunshine of prosperity, and only to be discovered in the night of adversity.
When your will is God's will, you will have your will.
Our anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strengths.
Faith goes up the stairs that love has built and looks out the windows which hope has opened.
You say, 'If I had a little more, I should be very satisfied.' You make a mistake. If you are not content with what you have, you would not be satisfied if it were doubled.
Nothing teaches us about the preciousness of the Creator as much as when we learn the emptiness of everything else.