28 Total Quotes

St. Jerome Quotes

Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a be general natural law.
St. Jerome
#Action

The scars of others should teach us caution.
St. Jerome
#Caution

Be at peace with your own soul, then heaven and earth will be at peace with you.
St. Jerome
#Earth

The face is the mirror of the mind, and eyes without speaking confess the secrets of the heart.
St. Jerome
#Body

Good, better, best. Never let it rest. 'Til your good is better and your better is best.
St. Jerome
#Rest

Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.
St. Jerome
#Cute Love #Sweet Love #Love

A friend is long sought, hardly found, and with difficulty kept.
St. Jerome
#Friends Or Friendship #Difficulty

A fat stomach never breeds fine thoughts.
St. Jerome
#Exercise

Marriage is good for those who are afraid to sleep alone at night.
St. Jerome
#Fear

Beauty when unadorned is adorned the most.
St. Jerome
#Beauty

Preferring to store her money in the stomachs of the needy rather than hide it in a purse.
St. Jerome
#Service #Money

True friendship ought never to conceal what it thinks.
St. Jerome
#Friends Or Friendship

Hypocrite reader - my fellow - my brother!
St. Jerome
#Brother

Be ever engaged, so that whenever the devil calls he may find you occupied.
St. Jerome
#Devil

They talk like angels but they live like men.
St. Jerome
#Angels

Prayer is a groan.
St. Jerome
#Prayer

Keep doing some kind of work, that the devil may always find you employed.
St. Jerome
#Devil

Action without a name, a "who" attached to it, is meaningless.
St. Jerome
#Action

What good is speed if the brain has oozed out on the way.
St. Jerome
#Brain

Let your daughter have first of all the book of Psalms for holiness of heart, and be instructed in the Proverbs of Solomon for her godly life.
St. Jerome
#Heart

Having experienced the vexation of marriage, why should she be like the dog who returns to his own vomit,
St. Jerome
#Marriage

The friendship that can cease has never been real.
St. Jerome
#Friends Or Friendship #Quote of the Day

When the stomach is full, it is easy to talk of fasting.
St. Jerome
#Fasting