“The statue must be chiseled with very sharp tools before it is fit to be placed in the grand gallery.”
-St. Paul of the Cross
From “Flowers of the Passion -Thoughts of St Paul of the Cross gathered from the Letters of the Saint“ by Rev Louis Th de Jesus Agonisant C.P. , published by Benzinger Brothers, 1893. The quote is found on page 138.
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