“Without love, we are not really living; we are merely breathing.”
We can promise lightly enough to give up our will to somebody else, but when it comes to the test we shall find it the most difficult thing in the world to do thoroughly. I must accomplish ordinary actions, in an extraordinary way.
“Many people in an attempt to be kind will say to someone suffering, ‘God will not give you more than you can handle.’ This is a nice thought, it might seem comforting . . . but it is, unfortunately, not true.”