Saint Francis de Sales Quote
“When you encounter difficulties and contradictions, do not try to break them, but bend them with gentleness and time.”
―Saint Francis de Sales
Spiritual maxims (1953 edition)
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsSaint Francis de Sales
Born: August 21, 1567
Died: December 28, 1622 (aged 55)
Bio: Francis de Sales was a Bishop of Geneva and is honored as a saint in the Roman Catholic Church. He became noted for his deep faith and his gentle approach to the religious divisions in his land resulting from the Protestant Reformation.