Thomas Merton Quotes

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happiness-is-not-a-matter-of-intensity-but-of-balance-order-rhythm-and-harmony
perhaps-i-am-stronger-than-i-think
every-moment-and-every-event-of-every-mans-life-on-earth-plants-something-in-his-soul
love-is-our-true-destiny-we-do-not-find-the-meaning-of-life-by-ourselves-alone-we-find-it-with-another
just-remaining-quietly-in-the-presence-of-god-listening-to-him-being-attentive-to-him-requires-a-lot-of-courage-and-knowhow
if-you-want-to-study-the-social-and-political-history-of-modern-nations-study-hell
we-have-what-we-seek-it-is-there-all-the-time-and-if-we-give-it-time-it-will-make-itself-known-to-us
the-beginning-of-love-is-the-will-to-let-those-we-love-be-perfectly-themselves-the-resolution-not-to-twist-them-to-fit-our-own-image
ash-wednesday-is-full-of-joy-the-source-of-all-sorrow-is-the-illusion-that-of-ourselves-we-are-anything-but-dust
pride-makes-us-artificial-and-humility-makes-us-real
our-knowledge-of-god-is-perfected-by-gratiitude-we-are-thankful-and-rejoice-in-the-experience-of-the-truth-that-he-is-love
love-is-our-true-destiny-we-do-not-find-the-meaning-of-life-by-ourselves-alonewe-find-it-with-another
if-a-man-is-to-live-he-must-be-all-alive-body-soul-mind-heart-spirit
if-we-seek-paradise-outside-ourselves-we-cannot-have-paradise-in-our-hearts
it-is-in-deep-solitude-that-i-find-gentleness-with-which-i-can-truly-love-my-brothers
the-deepest-level-communication-is-not-communication-but-communion-it-is-wordless-beyond-speech-beyond-concept-thomas-merton
the-whole-idea-compassion-is-based-on-keen-awareness-other-the-whole-purpose-life-is-to-live-by-love-thomas-merton
the-meaning-life-is-found-in-openness-to-being-being-present-in-full-awareness-thomas-merton
the-purpose-our-lives-is-to-find-purpose-our-lives-thomas-merton
our-whole-life-is-meditation-our-last-decision-only-decision-that-matters-thomas-merton
if-you-want-to-have-spiritual-life-you-must-unify-your-life-a-life-is-either-all-spiritual-not-spiritual-at-all-thomas-merton
love-is-not-mere-emotion-sentiment-it-is-lucid-ardent-responses-whole-person-to-value-that-is-revealed-to-him-as-perfect-thomas-merton
the-gate-heaven-is-everywhere-thomas-merton
o-lovewhy-cant-you-leave-me-alone-which-is-rhetorical-question-meaning-for-heavens-sake-dont-thomas-merton
may-we-all-grow-in-grace-peace-not-neglect-silence-that-is-printed-in-center-our-being-it-will-not-fail-us-thomas-merton
for-ones-who-are-called-saints-by-human-opinion-on-earth-may-well-be-devils-their-light-may-well-be-darkness-thomas-merton
the-solution-problem-life-is-life-itself-life-is-not-attained-by-reason-analysis-but-first-all-by-living-thomas-merton
the-spiritual-life-is-first-all-life-it-is-not-merely-something-to-be-known-studied-it-is-to-be-lived-thomas-merton
the-christian-life-especially-contemplative-life-is-continual-discovery-christ-in-new-unexpected-places-thomas-merton
life-is-not-accomplishing-some-special-work-but-attaining-to-degree-consciousness-inner-freedom-which-is-beyond-all-works-attainments-thomas-merton
our-real-journey-in-life-is-interior-thomas-merton
in-humility-is-greatest-freedom-as-long-as-you-have-to-defend-imaginary-self-that-you-think-is-important-you-lose-your-peace-heart-thomas-merton
art-is-not-end-in-itself-it-introduces-soul-into-higher-spiritual-order-which-it-expresses-in-some-sense-explains-thomas-merton
in-devils-theology-important-thing-is-to-be-absolutely-right-to-prove-that-everybody-else-is-absolutely-wrong-thomas-merton