Bernard Of Clairvaux Quotes

Bernard Of Clairvaux Quotes: Let us then cast ourselves at the feet of this good Mother, and embracing them let us not depart until she blesses us, and accepts us for her children.
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Bernard Of Clairvaux Quote: It is a fault, not a virtue, to wish your humility recognized and applauded.
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Quotes about Bernard Of Clairvaux: How beautiful then is modesty and what a gem among virtues it is.
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Quote about Bernard Of Clairvaux: It was love that motivated His self-emptying, that led Him to become a little lower than angels, to be subject to parents, to bow His head beneath the Baptist's hands, to endure the weakness of the flesh, and to submit to death even upon the cross
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Bernard Of Clairvaux Sayings: there are four degrees of love: 1) Love of self for self's sake. 2) Love of God for self's sake. 3) Love of God for God's own sake. 4) Love of self for God's sake.
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Bernard Of Clairvaux Saying: Wherever...thou shalt be, pray secretly within thyself. If thou shalt be far from a house of prayer, give not thyself trouble to seek for one, for thou thyself art a sanctuary designed for prayer. If thou shalt be in bed, or in any other place, pray there; thy temple is there.
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Sayings about Bernard Of Clairvaux: Among us on the earth there is His memory; but in the Kingdom of heaven His very Presence. That Presence is the joy of those who have already attained to beatitude; the memory is the comfort of us who are still wayfarers, journeying towards the Fatherland.
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Saying about Bernard Of Clairvaux: Do what Jesus says,... what he commands through his ministers who are in the Church [see 1 Cor 6:4]. Be subject to his vicars, your leaders, not only those who are gentle and kind, but even those who are overbearing [see 1 Pt 2:18].
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Bernard Of Clairvaux Quotes: With her for guide, you shall never go astray; while invoking her, you shall never lose heart; so long as she is in your mind, you are safe from deception; while she holds your hand, you cannot fall; under her protection you have nothing to fear; if she walks before you, you shall not grow weary; if she shows you favor, you shall reach the goal.
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Bernard Of Clairvaux Quote: God will either give us what we ask, or what He knows to be better for us.
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Quotes about Bernard Of Clairvaux: We are to love God for Himself, because of a twofold reason; nothing is more reasonable, nothing more profitable.
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Quote about Bernard Of Clairvaux: Action and contemplation are very close companions; they live together in one house on equal terms. Martha and Mary are sisters.
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Bernard Of Clairvaux Sayings: Let us not imagine that we obscure the glory of the Son by the great praise we lavish on the Mother; for the more she is honored, the greater is the glory of her Son. There can be no doubt that whatever we say in praise of the Mother gives equal praise to the Son.
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