We must do our business faithfully, without trouble or disquiet, recalling our mind to God mildly, and with tranquility, as often as we find it wandering from him.
—Brother Lawrence (1614–91) French Carmelite Monk, Writer
It is better to be unfaithful than faithful without wanting to be.
—Brigitte Bardot (b.1934) French Film Star
By faithfulness we are collected and wound up into unity within ourselves, whereas we had been scattered abroad in multiplicity.
—Augustine of Hippo (354–430) Roman-African Christian Philosopher
Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles. Then no friends would not be like yourself.
—Confucius (551–479 BCE) Chinese Philosopher