Great Throughts Treasury

A database of quotes

Justin Martyr, aka Saint Justin

Christian Father, Martyr and Apologist

"By examining the tongue, physicians find out the diseases of the body; and philosophers, the diseases of the mind and heart."

"The true ornament of matrons is virtue, not apparel."

"We pray for our enemies; we seek to persuade those who hate us without cause to live conformably to the goodly precepts of Christ, that they may become partakers with us of the joyful hope of blessings from God, the Lord of all."