Fulton J. Sheen

“Criticism of others is thus an oblique form of self-commendation. We think we make the picture hang straight on our wall by telling our neighbors that all his pictures are crooked.”

– Fulton J. Sheen

“Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.”

– Fulton J. Sheen, Seven Words of Jesus and Mary: Lessons from Cana and Calvary

“Never forget that there are only two philosophies to rule your life: the one of the cross, which starts with the fast and ends with the feast. The other of Satan, which starts with the feast and ends with the headache.”

– Fulton J. Sheen, Seven Words of Jesus and Mary: Lessons from Cana and Calvary

Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
– Fulton J. Sheen

The proud man counts his newspaper clippings, the humble man his blessings.
– Fulton J. Sheen