- These should be provided with sources before being moved back into the article.
- O, marvelous power of the Divine seed, which overpowers the strong man armed, softens obdurate hearts, and changes into divine men those who were brutalized in sin, and removed to an infinite distance from God.
- Our clerics neither evangelize like the apostles, nor go to war like the secular lords, nor toil like laborers.
- The higher the hill, the stronger the wind: so the loftier the life, the stronger the enemy's temptations.
- Preaching the Gospel exceeds prayer and administration of the sacraments to an infinite degree.