Quotes by Saint Augustine

Conscience and reputation are two things. Conscience is due to yourself, reputation to your neighbour.

Hear the other side.
(Audi Partem Alteram)

I was in love with loving.

Unless you believe, you will not understand.

Total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.

You (God) have not only commanded continence, that is, from what things we are to restrain our love, but also justice, that is, on what we are to bestow our love.

O Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet.

Patience is the companion of wisdom.

The argument is at an end.