This room is for general discussion that doesn't specifically fit into one of the other CatholicMatch rooms. Topics should not be overly serious as this is to be more of a "cafe setting."
Saint Peter's Square was created so that more people could be in the presence of the Pope and was named after Saint Peter, one of Jesus's apostles.
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Humor simultaneously wounds and heals, indicts and pardons, diminishes and enlarges, it constitutes inner growth at the expense of outer gain, and those who possess and honestly practice it make themselves more through a willingness to make themselves less. -Louis Kronenberger
No one takes humor serious enough. -Monsignor John F. Huhmann
Some of my favorite quotes:
"Do or do not..there is NO try" - Yoda
"A government strong enough to give you everything you need, is strong enough to take everything you have" - Thomas Jefferson
"Go and preach the Gospel..use words if necessary" - St. Francis of Assisi
"Just remember..when you point a finger of blame at another, there are 3 fingers pointed back at YOU! " - Unknown
"Get a haircut. You look like a chrysanthemum."
P. G. Wodehouse
That's a great one, Maggie.
A good architect can improve the looks of an old house merely by discussing cost of a new one.
"Never argue with stupid people, they drag you down to their level and beat you with experience."
"A woman's heart must be so hidden in God that a man has to seek him to find her."
"My wife Mary and I have been married foe 47 years and not once have we had an argument serious enough to consider divorce; murder, yes, but divorce, never."
Nice subject Meg.
I walk, I fall down, I get up. Meanwhile, I keep dancing. Hillel
The butterfly counts not months, but moments, and has time enough. Tagore.
Oh,woman lovely woman!
Nature made ye to temper man -
We had been brutes without you. Otway
The beauties of the beautiful
Are veiled before the blind,
Not so the graces and the bloom
That blossoms in the mind.
The beauties of the finest form
Are sentenced to decay;
Not so the beauties of the mind,
They never fade away. James Holman
....and to see for the first time, more than once. Unknown
is God speaking.
Why not be polite and
Listen to Him Hafiz