St. Thomas Aquinas

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St. Thomas Aquinas

Temperance is simply a disposition of the mind which binds the passion.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Well-ordered self-love is right and natural.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
To convert somebody go and take them by the hand and guide them.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Beware of the person of one book.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Those who are more adapted to the active life can prepare themselves for contemplation in the practice of the active life, while those who are more adapted to the contemplative life can take upon themselves the works of the active life so as to become yet more apt for contemplation.More St. Thomas Aquinas [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Clearly the person who accepts the Church as an infallible guide will believe whatever the Church teachesMore St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
That the saints may enjoy their beatitude and the grace of God more abundantly they are permitted to see the punishment of the damned in hellMore St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Three things are necessary for the salvation of man: to know what he ought to believe; to know what he ought to desire; and to know what he ought to do.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Those who are more adapted to the active life can prepare themselves for contemplation in the practice of the active life, while those who are more adapted to the contemplative life can take upon themselves the works of the active life so as to become yet more apt for contemplation.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Temperance is simply a disposition of the mind which binds the passion.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To convert somebody go and take them by the hand and guide them.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Because we cannot know what God is, but only what He is not, we cannot consider how He is but only how He is not.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Distinctions drawn by the mind are not necessarily equivalent to distinctions in reality.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every judgement of conscience, be it right or wrong, be it about things evil in themselves or morally indifferent, is obligatory, in such wise that he who acts against his conscience always sins.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
God should not be called an individual substance, since the principal of individuation is matter.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is necessary to posit something which is necessary of itself, and has no cause of its necessity outside of itself but is the cause of necessity in other things. And all people call this thing God.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Law is nothing other than a certain ordinance of reason for the common good, promulgated by the person who has the care of the community.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Love is a binding force, by which another is joined to me and cherished by myself.More St. Thomas Aquinas [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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