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The Bible will not make transformation dependent on cleverness at all, but in one of God’s favorite and most effective hiding places—humility.

— Richard Rohr, Things Hidden  <link>

The more we live by our intellect, the less we understand the meaning of life.

— Leo Tolstoy  <link>

God wishes to move the will rather than the mind. Perfect clarity would help the mind and harm the will.

— Blaise Pascal, Pensées  <link>