Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams.Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in,but with what it is still possible for you to do.
Men are like wine some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age.
There are three ways a man can be ruined: women,gambling, and farming. My father chose the most boring.
Every man has the right to life, to bodily integrity.
I have looked into your eyes with my eyes. I have put my heart near your heart.
The feelings of my smallness and my nothingness always kept me good company.
We ardently desire their return to the house of the common Father they will not enter a strange house but their own.
Born poor, but of honored and humble people, I am particularly proud to die poor.
It often happens that I wake up at night and begin to think about a serious problem and decide I must tell the Pope about it. Then I wake up completely and remember that I am the Pope.
We exercise on earth the power of our Lord and seek with all our might to bring those sheep of His flock who are outside into the fold committed to our charge.
... just as food is necessary to the life of the body, so good reading is necessary to the life of the soul.
If God created shadows it was to better emphasise the light.
Mankind is a great, an immense family... This is proved by what we feel in our hearts at Christmas.
Here I am at the end of the road and at the top of the heap.
I am able to follow my own death step by step. Now I move softly towards the end.