It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.Augustine Of HippoAs quoted in Manipulus Florum (c. 1306), edited by Thomas Hibernicus, Superbia i cum uariis; also in Best Thoughts Of Best Thinkers: Amplified, Classified, Exemplified and Arranged as a Key to unlock the Literature of All Ages (1904) edited by Hialmer Day Gould and Edward Louis Hessenmueller
It is love that asks, that seeks, that knocks, that finds, and that is faithful to what it finds.Augustine Of HippoAugustine of Hippo, reported in Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 392.
The confession of evil works is the first beginning of good works.Augustine Of HippoAs quoted in Many Thoughts of Many Minds (1862) by Henry Southgate, p. 671.
Hope has two beautiful daughters. Their names are anger and courage; anger at the way things are, and courage to see that they do not remain the way they are.Augustine Of HippoAs quoted in Spirituality and Liberation: Overcoming the Great Fallacy (1988) by Robert McAfee Brown, p. 136.
To wisdom belongs the intellectual apprehension of things eternal; to knowledge, the rational apprehension of things temporal.Augustine Of HippoAs quoted in The Anchor Book of Latin Quotations: with English translations? (1990) by Norbert Guterman, p. 375.
Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.Augustine Of HippoAs translated in The Little Book of Bathroom Philosophy : Daily Wisdom from the Greatest Thinkers (2004) by Gregory Bergman, p. 50.
By faithfulness we are collected and wound up into unity within ourselves, whereas we had been scattered abroad in multiplicity.Augustine Of HippoAs quoted in Footprints in Time : Fulfilling God's Destiny for Your Life (2007) by Jeff O'Leary, p. 223.
Therefore, give to the poor. I beg you, I admonish you, I charge you, I command you to give.Augustine Of HippoSermon 61:13, On Almsgiving, The Fathers Of The Church: A New Translation. Saint Augustine Commentary On The Lord’s Sermon On The Mount With Seventeen Related Sermons, (1951), Ludwig Schopp, Roy Joseph Deferrari, vol. 11/3, p. 286.
For if a thing is not diminished by being shared with others, it is not rightly owned if it is only owned and not shared.Augustine Of Hippo1:1:1 English LatinLatin: Omnis enim res quae dando non deficit, dum habetur et non datur, nondum habetur quomodo habenda est.
Christ is not valued at all unless He be valued above all.Augustine Of Hippop. 395. (Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895))
It is no advantage to be near the light if the eyes are closed.Augustine Of Hippop. 607. (Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895))
The rich are like beasts of burden, carrying treasure all day, and at the night of death unladen; they carry to their grave only the bruises and marks of their toil.Augustine Of Hippop. 523. (Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895))
God has promised forgiveness to your repentance; but He has not promised to-morrow to your procrastination.Augustine Of HippoReported in Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 486.
We must be on our guard against giving interpretations which are hazardous or opposed to science, and so exposing the word of God to the ridicule of unbelievers.Augustine Of HippoAugustine of Hippo, De genesi ad litteram libri duodecim (The Literal Meaning of Genesis) (415), I, nos. 19, 21, 39 
Venerate the martyrs, praise, love, proclaim, honor them. But worship the God of the martyrs.Augustine Of Hippo273:9:3, The works of Saint Augustine, John E. Rotelle, New City Press, ISBN 1565480600 ISBN 9781565480605 p. 21. 
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