A good youth ought to have a fear of God, to be subject to his parents, to give honor to his elders, to preserve his purity; he ought not to despise humility, but should love forbearance and modesty. All these are an ornament to youthful years.Saint Ambrose
In manchen Fällen kann Stille gefährlich sein.
In some causes silence is dangerous.Stille & RuheSaint Ambrose
Where a man's heart is, there is his treasure also.Saint Ambrose
It is not from your own goods that you give to the beggar; it is a portion of his own that you are restoring to him. The Earth belongs to all. So you are paying back a debt and think you are making a gift to which you are not bound.Saint Ambrose
A kindness received should be returned with a freer hand.Saint Ambrose