First of all, every time you begin a good work, you must pray to him most earnestly to bring it to perfection.
rule of St. Benedict
Work is love made visible.
Be ablaze with enthusiasm. Let’s be a live burning offering before the altar of God.
-Hildegard of Bingen
Why not become fire?
Teach us to count our days that we may gain a wise heart.
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