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Evelyn Underhill

English,  Writer
Total Quotes : 16
Deep Deal Outer

After all it is those who have a deep and real inner life who are best able to deal with the irritating details of outer life.

- Evelyn Underhill

Prayer Difficult Times

God is much in the difficult home problems as in the times of quiet and prayer.

- Evelyn Underhill

Wisdom Deliberately

Deliberately seek opportunities for kindness, sympathy, and patience.

- Evelyn Underhill

Been Shake Might

Every minute you are thinking of evil, you might have been thinking of good instead. Refuse to pander to a morbid interest in your own misdeeds. Pick yourself up, be sorry, shake yourself, and go on again.

- Evelyn Underhill

Love Beauty Eyes

All things are perceived in the light of charity, and hence under the aspect of beauty; for beauty is simply reality seen with the eyes of love.

- Evelyn Underhill

God Caring Adoration

Adoration is caring for God above all else.

- Evelyn Underhill

Meet Always Receive

God is always coming to you in the Sacrament of the Present Moment. Meet and receive Him there with gratitude in that sacrament.

- Evelyn Underhill

Character God Corner

There is no place in my soul, no corner of my character, where God is not.

- Evelyn Underhill

Reasonable Things Arrange

Try to arrange things so that you can have a reasonable bit of quiet every day.

- Evelyn Underhill

God Find Peculiar

You don't have to be peculiar to find God.

- Evelyn Underhill

Safe Matters Will

The will is what matters - as long as you have that, you are safe.

- Evelyn Underhill

Soul Whether Sensations

God is acting on your soul all the time, whether you have spiritual sensations or not.

- Evelyn Underhill

Father Cold Indifference

In my relations with my father, which are difficult and where I'm often met by coolness and indifference, I am constantly tempted to be cold and indifferent. Yet I know that this is a test if I could take it rightly.

- Evelyn Underhill

Patience Other Very

Towards my husband, I often fail to show interest in his affairs and amusements, not rousing myself to respond when I'm tired or concerned with other things, forgetting he is very patient with me.

- Evelyn Underhill

Important Constancy

The direction and constancy of the will is what really matters, and intellect and feeling are only important insofar as they contribute to that.

- Evelyn Underhill

Forget Never Will

Never forget that the key to the situation lies in the will and not in the imagination.

- Evelyn Underhill