St Francis Of Assisi Quotes by Abbe Pierre, Simone Weil, Dorothy Parker, Francis of Assisi, Oscar Wilde, Margaret Thatcher and many others.
The process of my transformation came to a head with my discovery of St. Francis of Assisi during a pilgrimage I went on with a scout troop from my school.
One cannot imagine St. Francis of Assisi talking about rights.
Three highballs, and I think I’m St. Francis of Assisi.
St. Francis of Assisi was hoeing his garden when someone asked what he would do if he were suddenly to learn that he would die before sunset that very day. “I would finish hoeing my garden,” he replied.
Like dear St. Francis of Assisi I am wedded to Poverty: but in my case the marriage is not a success.
I would just like to remember some words of St. Francis of Assisi which I think are really just particularly apt at the moment. ‘Where there is discord, may we bring harmony. Where there is error, may we bring truth. Where there is doubt, may we bring faith. And where there is despair, may we bring hope.
St. Francis of Assisi taught me that there is a wound in the Creation and that the greatest use we could make of our lives was to ask to be made a healer of it.