Nothing is more practical than finding God, that is, than falling in love in a quite absolute, final way......What you are in love with, what seizes your imagination, will affect everything....Fall in love, stay in love, and it will decide everything.

— Pedro Arrupe

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To be just, it is not enough to refrain from injustice.

One must go further and refuse to play its game, substituting love for self-interest as the driving force of society.

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More than ever I find myself in the hands of God.

This (illness) is what I have wanted all my life from my youth. But now there is a difference; the initiative is entirely with God. It is indeed a profound spiritual experience to know and feel myself so totally in God’s hands.

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Nowadays are the world doesn't need words, but lives which cannot be explained except through faith & love for Christ's poor

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In life, have but one desire, one only--to love Jesus Christ with all your soul.

Let that be the one fixed idea of your entire existence.

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Nothing is more practical than finding God, that is, than falling in love in a quite absolute final way.

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This...Godless society operates in an extremely efficient manner at least in its higher levels of leadership...It follows a perfectly mapped out strategy. It holds almost complete sway in international organizations, in financial circles, in the field of mass communications; press, cinema, radio and television.

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Only by being a man or woman for others does one become fully human.

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What you are in love with, what seizes your imagination, will affect everything.

It will decide what gets you out if bed in the mornings, what you do with your evenings, how you spend your weekends, what you read, who you know, what breaks your heart, and what amazes you with joy and gratitude. Fall in love, stay in love, and it will decide everything.

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Nothing is more practical than finding God, That is, than falling in a love in a quite absolute, final way. What you are in love with, what seizes your imagination will affect everything. It will decide what will get you out of bed in the mornings, What you will do with your evenings, How you spend your weekends, What you read, Who you know, What breaks your heart, And what amazes you with joy and gratitude. Fall in love, stay in love, and it will decide everything.

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One of man's basic concerns is a house - a place to find protection from the rain and elements. But a house can be much more than a building. It is the social context of his family life -\-\ the place where he loves and shares with this closest to him.

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