For years, we dreamed of America, but now that dream is no good. There are no...– Pedro Morales, 18, of Jalisco, Mexico, explaining why immigration to the U.S. has stalled.
It helps, now and then, to step back and take a long view. The kingdom is not...– Oscar A. Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador, in El Salvador, was assassinated on March 24, 1980, while celebrating Mass in a small chapel in a cancer hospital where he lived. He had always been close to his people, preached a prophetic gospel, denouncing the injustice in his country and supporting...
By living deeply in the present moment we can understand the past better and...– Thich Nhat Hanh
God, give me the patience to rest in you. Make me lie down in green pastures;...
Welcome any change that comes into any phase in your life; insist that it is...– Emmet Fox
I don’t want to overemphasize my Catholicism here. But I know my religion. I...– Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy, who will soon sign a bill abolishing the death penalty in the state.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat...– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (via xicanajewel)