Two kinds of blindness are easily combined so that those who do not see really appear to see what is not.
The usual complaint is, ‘I have no other way of earning a living.’ The harsh reply can be, ‘Do you have to live?’
The pleasure of those who injure you lies in your pain. Therefore they will suffer if you take away their pleasure by not feeling pain.
You can judge the quality of their faith from the way they behave. Discipline is an index to doctrine.
Indeed it is better to postpone, lest either we complete too little by hurrying, or wander too long in completing it.