The logical conclusion from throwing doubts on all tales like the miracles of St. Francis was to throw doubts on the existence of men like St. Francis.
When Catholics talk about the natural law, they mean the law of man’s moral status, as it can be perceived by man’s natural reason.
The Communist does not justify Communism so that it may be established; he would rather establish it so that it may be justified.
There are two recognised ways of arguing with a Communist; and they are both wrong.
One side promises nothing and we have no notion what it will do. The other side promises everything and we have no notion how it will do it.
Where did the fun begin? It began on the farm. It began with the sort of tools, tricks and hiding-places that can most easily be found on the farm.
What Communists do not seem to understand, is that the mind is always diverted; if it is a free mind; that is, if it is a mind at all.