Posts Tagged ‘Thomas à Kempis’

Quote of the day, Aug. 24

August 24, 2017

Thomas à Kempis, on peace

“In omnibus requiem quaesivi, et nusquam inveni nisi in angulo cum libro.”

(Everywhere I have sought peace and not found it, except in a corner with a book.)

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Quote of the day, Oct. 5

October 5, 2016

Thomas à Kempis, from The Imitation of Christ (1427)

“How quickly passes away the glory of the world.”