The good devout man first makes inner preparation for the actions he has later to perform. His outward actions do not draw him into lust and vice; rather it is he who bends them into the shape of reason and right judgement. Who has a stiffer battle to fight than the man who is striving to conquer himself.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Thomas a Kempis

German ecclesiastic (1380-1471)

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