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Biography - Augustine of Hippo:

Christian theologian and philosopher.
Born: 354 - Died: 430
Period:
5th century
4th century
Place of birth: Algeria
Algeria

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Custom is second nature.
Augustine of Hippo




Translation  

Translation

(French, Latin, German)


French
L'habitude est une seconde nature.”
Augustin d'Hippone

Latin
Consuetudo est secunda natura.”

German
Die Gewohnheit ist eine zweite Natur.”
Augustinus von Hippo




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The time at our disposal each day is elastic the passions we feel dilate it, those that inspire us shrink it, and habit fills it.”
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While love may overcome death, it happens that a small, mean habit can overcome love.”
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Custom is the great guide to human life.”
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Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.”
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Rigid, the skeleton of habit alone upholds the human frame.”
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Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.”
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Love, and do what you will.”
Augustine of Hippo - Homilies on the First Epistle of John
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Nor is it right to say there are three times: past, present and future. Perhaps it would be more correct to say: there are three times: a present of things past, a present of things present, a present of things future.”
Augustine of Hippo - Confessions
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Patience is the companion of wisdom.”
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What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.”
Augustine of Hippo - Confessions
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The time present of things past is memory; the time present of things present is direct experience; the time present of things future is expectation.”
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