The works performed by God in the history of salvation show forth and bear out the doctrine and realities signified by the words; the words, for their part, proclaim the works, and bring to light the mystery they contain.
—Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation
Providence is the care God takes of all existing things.
—John Damascene (676-749)
A wise person is out of the reach of fortune.
—Sir Thomas Browne (1605-1682)