59 Thomas Aquinas Quotes

  • "Law; an ordinance of reason for the common good, made by him who has care of the community."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Government, Community


  • "Justice is a certain rectitude of mind whereby a man does what he ought to do in the circumstances confronting him."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Justice, Circumstances


  • "If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship, he would keep it in port forever."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Apathy


  • "Moral science is better occupied when treating of friendship than of justice."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Friendship, Justice


  • "I would rather feel compassion than know the meaning of it."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Compassion


  • "The things that we love tell us what we are."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Love


  • "Happiness is secured through virtue; it is a good attained by man's own will."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Happiness, Virtue


  • "Faith is God's work within us."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Faith


  • "Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Reasoning, Men


  • "Faith has to do with things that are not seen and hope with things that are not at hand."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Faith


  • "There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Friendship


  • "Hold firmly that our faith is identical with that of the ancients. Deny this, and you dissolve the unity of the Church."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Faith, Unity, History


  • "By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Life, Men, Liberty


  • "To convert somebody go and take them by the hand and guide them."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Conversion, Leadership


  • "As a matter of honor, one man owes it to another to manifest the truth."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Truth



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