If being a saint is complete devotion to a cause, bravery and altruism, then I think Mrs Sendlerowa fulfils all the conditions.I think about her the way you think about someone you owe your life to.
We have several parans or rhythmic patterns based on Ganesha , which are recited or sung, along with accompaniment on the tablas . Similarly there are verses dedicated to Siva and Saraswati . There's a special invocation for Krishna , who is the patron saint of kathak dancers
Many people see Eva Pero n as either a saint or as the incarnation of Satan. That means I can definitely identify with her.
My father was a statesman, I'm a political woman. My father was a saint. I'm not.indira gandhi
By an unfailing coincidence, the man who wrongs us is a villain, and the man who does us a kindness is a saint.henry s. haskins
It's the bad that's in the best of us Leaves the saint so like the rest of us! It's the good in the darkest-curst of us Redeems and saves the worst of us! It's the muddle of hope and madness; It's the tangle of good and badness; It's the lunacy linked with sanity Makes up, and mocks, humanity!
Alone, alone, all, all alone, Alone on a wide wide sea! And never a saint took pity on My soul in agony.Samuel Taylor Coleridge
'Tis from high life high characters are drawn; A saint in crape is twice a saint in lawn.Alexander Pope
‘Why are pictures like this allowed?’ he suddenly cried. He had stopped in front of a colonial print in which the martyrdom of St Agatha was depicted with all the fervour that incompetence could command. ‘It’s only a saint,’ said Lady Peaslake, placidly raising her head. ‘How disgusting – and how ugly’ ‘Yes, very. It’s Roman Catholic.’e. m. forster
People are not aware how entirely, in former ages, the law of superior strength was the rule of life; how publicly and openly it was avowed, I do not say cynically or shamelessly for these words imply a feeling that there was something in it to be ashamed of, and no such notion could find a place in the faculties of any person in those ages, except a philosopher or a saint.john stuart mill
When I feed the hungry, they call me a saint. When I ask why people are hungry, they call me a Communist .
The saint Mirabai is the most famous of the women saints of India and can be ranked among the foremost of the mystics of the world.
Olaus Magnus (de Gentibus Septentrionalibus) tells a like story of a northern king, who was hanged in pursuance of his own sentence: But it don't appear that he was afterwards made a saint.
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint; that boasteth of it, is a devil.thomas fuller
The second childhood of a saint is the early infancy of a happy immortality, as we believe.
O, Thou hast damnable iteration; and art, indeed, able to corrupt a saint.
You're never too old to play saint Joan; you're only too young.
God hath not revealed anything to Joseph, but what he will make known unto the Twelve, and even the least saint may know all things as fast as he is able to bear them...smith, joseph, jr.
It bothers a lot of people, but like you said, it's nobody's business, it came from the Judeo-Christian ethos, especially saint Paul the bastard, but he was complaining about youngsters who were not really that way, they did it for money, everybody suspects us or knows but nobody says anything about it.Gertrude Stein
Kuchipudi started from Samskrutha roopakam and in the 13th Century, Kalaapam was started by saint Siddhendra Yogi. The inspiration for Kalaapam , ‘Yakshaganam’ was scripted by Kandukuri Rudra Kavi named Sugreeva Vijayam , which was useful in the performance of Kuchipudi bhagavathas from which Yakshaganam was adopted.
Chapel of saint Sebastian, has crucifix first brought to Panaji in 1812 from Old Goa after the Inquisition was suppressed. It is considered an unusual piece since Christ ’s eyes are open – rather than shut as is customary - and legend has it that this was done to instill fear in the hearts of those being brought before the dreaded Inquisitors.Amy Karafin
The saint is a man who disciplines his ego. The Sage is a man who rids himself of his ego.