Poor persons are our portion (XII:4).
We, too, can have our holy faith respected by living according to God (XI:395).
Let’s work, let’s work, let’s go to the assistance of the poor country people who are waiting for us (XI:391).
It is not enough to do good, to give alms … we must in addition do it in the Spirit of Our Lord, in the way Our Lord did it on earth, and purely for the glory of God (XI:389).
We will never be fit to do God’s work if we do not have profound humility (XI:388).
If we do not have humility, we have nothing (XI:387).