PERFECTION consists in conforming ourselves to the will of God in those things which are disagreeable to us. The Ven. Father Avila says, " It is of more use to say once, 'Blessed be God,' in any contradiction, than to thank him six thousand times when we are pleased."
From Thoughts from St Alphonsus for Every Day
Compiled by Rev. C. McNeiry, C.SS.R.
Imprimatur: Joseph Hull, C.SS.R., Prov. Angl. Sup.
Nihil Obstat: Innocentlus Apap, O.P., S.T.M., Censor Deptutatus.
Imprimatur: Edm. Can. Surmont, Vicarius Generalis.
Westmonasterii, Die 9a Junii, 1927.
First published 1927