Some of Padre Pio quotes
hope, and don't worry. Worry is useless. God is merciful and will hear
is the best weapon we have; it is the key to God's heart. You must speak
to Jesus not only with your lips, but with your heart. In fact on certain
occasions you should only speak to Him with your heart."
not see the Madonna always beside the tabernacle?"
longer the trial to which God subjects you, the greater the goodness in
comforting you during the time of the trial and in the exaltation after
the combat. "
close to the Catholic Church at all times, for the Church alone can give
you true peace, since she alone possesses Jesus, the true Prince of Peace,
in the Blessed Sacrament."
not because God is with you."
is the oxygen of the soul."
can assure us that we will be alive tomorrow? Let us listen to the voice
of our conscience, to the voice of the royal prophet: "Today, if you hear
God's voice, harden not your heart." Let us not put off from one moment to
another (what we should do) because the (next moment) is not yet ours. "
how precious time is! Blessed are those who know how to make good use of
it. Oh, if only all could understand how precious time is, undoubtedly
everyone would do his best to spend it in a praiseworthy manner!"
"The life of a Christian is nothing but a perpetual
struggle against self; there is no flowering of the soul to the beauty of
its perfection except at the price of pain."