Thursday, 3 May 2012

Those who have abondoned themselves to God always lead mysterious lives and receive from him exceptional and miraculous gifts by means of the most ordinary natural and chance experiences in which there appears to be nothing unusual. The simplest sermon, the most banal conversations, the least erudite books become a source of knowledge and wisdom to these souls by virtue of God's purpose. This is why they carefully pick up  the crumbs which clever minds tread under foot, for to them everything is precious and a source of enrichment.
                                  -Jean Pierre De Caussade