Friday, May 25, 2012

"To sally forth courageously"

A collection of eight good quotations from St. John Chrysostom on how to raise children includes this:
.... Let us train boys from earliest childhood to be patient when they suffer wrongs themselves, but, if they see another being wronged, to sally forth courageously and aid the sufferer in fitting measure. — An Address on Vainglory and the Right Way for Parents to Bring Up Their Children, 66. [more]
8 Quotes from St. John Chrysostom on How to Raise Children | St. Peter's List