Great Throughts Treasury

A database of quotes

Bakola wa Ilunga

French Professor

"There is no liberation without prophets. The story of the exodus makes it quite clear that a people does not spontaneously struggle out of a state of wretched dependence."

"Faith is not a momentary feeling, but a struggle against the discouragement that threatens us every time we meet with resistance."

"Sexuality is a force to be controlled and transformed; its energy must be channeled and educated."

"The young are looking for living models whom they can imitate and who are capable of rousing their enthusiasm and drawing them to a deeper kind of life. More than anything else, the young need sure guides to go with them on the paths of liberation that God maps out for them."