What is the Science of Salvation?

A collection of quotes and sayings about Truth from the great traditions of the world.

Friday, October 18, 2013

Guard Against Pride in Good Works

  Let us constantly guard against admitting even the mere thought that we have attained to any good whatsoever; and let us keep on looking carefully to see whether this is one of our characteristics.
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                               St. John Climacus
                                                               "The Ladder of Divine Ascent"