John Bartlett (1820–1905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.
Saint Augustine 354-430 John Bartlett
|When I am here, I do not fast on Saturday; when at Rome, I do fast on Saturday. 1|
|Epistle 36. To Casulanus.|
|The spiritual virtue of a sacrament is like light,—although it passes among the impure, it is not polluted. 2|
|Works. Vol. iii. In Johannis Evangelum, c. tr. 5, Sect. 15.|
See Burton, Quotation 87. [back]
See Bacon, Quotation 44. [back]