"Love is the passport with which man passes through all the heavenly doors without obstacles."
"A rich man is not one who has much, but one who gives much. For what he gives away remains his forever."
"The rich exist for the sake of the poor; the poor exist for the salvation of the rich..."
"It is possible to offer fervent prayer even while walking in public or strolling alone, or seated in your shop... while buying or selling... or even while cooking."
"The inner life of another that is known to God alone becomes to a much less degree open to us through friendship. It partially fills the desire of our incomplete, lonely hearts for completeness in another. Friendship brings out the best in a person through forgetfulness of self." - St. Thomas Aquinas