Reconciliation always brings a springtime to the soul.

— Brother Roger

The most belligerent Brother Roger quotes that are life-changing and eye-opening

Candor toward a brother must not be mistaken for confession.

The latter is made to the Lord of heaven and earth in the presence of a man is authorized to hear it.


I say to myself, go on seeking, be glad for being sensitive, be glad you're able to go beyond the resistance inside you. It is our resistance to what we experience that makes creativity possible. So don't get rid of resistance like that by going around it or trying to eliminate it. Our own limitations put up strong resistance, but it's because of that that we are creators


Sometimes you say to yourself: the fire in me is going out.

But you were not the one who lit that fire. Your faith does not create God, and your doubts cannot banish Him to nothingness.