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Topic: humility

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“To pray for you is a necessity for me, but I am so occupied with what is called business that my prayers are very poor, very miserable.”

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“It is not enough to acknowledge our faults; we must correct them.”

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“Particularly I admire two virtues rare in our days: a profound humility and immense charity.”

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“Both of us together are not worth two cents.”

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“...you yourself are often the cause of what you suffer. And I say it also in order that you may endeavor to become more amiable and loving, more united to Our Lord...”

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“Being poor we can only plant; you must water, and to God alone be the glory of the increase.”

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“Be humble, simple and frank, and you will live in peace with yourselves, and you will be happy.”

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“We are destined to do good little by little and without noise.”

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“After all, our only support, our only strength is God.”

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“Give yourself generously to God with all that belongs to [God]. Oh, how many graces would be the fruit of this self-surrender!”

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“My heart is so oppressed I no longer have the strength to pour out my soul.”

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“The greatest in heaven is the one who on Earth has been the servant of all.”

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“Sometimes I am disheartened with this country that I feel as if I were carrying on my shoulders the weight of its highest mountains and in my heart all the thorns of its wilderness.”
– Saint Mother Theodore Guerin