"We must redouble our efforts and our ordinary duties on certain occasions when the service of God requires it; then, God will not fail to increase also our strength and our courage."- St. Vincent de Paul
“If you want someone to love you, you must be the first to love; and if you have nothing to give, give yourself.” ~ Blessed Rosalie Rendu
"The most glorious and desirable death is that which surprises us with arms in our hands for the service of the Lord." - St. Vincent de Paul
"One can never have too great a supply of patience and mild persuasion." - St. Vincent de Paul
"If only we have courage, we will go to heaven on horseback instead of idling and creeping along."
- St. Elizabeth Ann Seton
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