"I am often angry. I don't accept criminality, death, torture, bombings. I can't cope with that. I have a desire to see something else. I am impatient. I want the Kingdom now. I want the peace now."
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"You must go to the people and really understand their needs. If you do that, people can change."
"Concern for the environment thus needs to be joined to a sincere love for our fellow human beings and an unwavering commitment to resolving the problems of society."
"Being a nun is not just about prayer, it is about action."
"To be open to a genuine encounter with others, 'a kind look' is essential. . . . A kind look helps us to see beyond our own limitations, to be patient and to cooperate with others, despite our differences."
"Hands outstretched, opening to possibilities in the midst of the impossible only God can mend."
"The vision of the world to come seldom encourages the flourishing of the material world, but flight from it. It does not promote the splendor of the world we have, but the glory of the next."
"How could our church and world be transformed if the Gospel-centered paths of peacemaking and nonviolence were more commonly understood and embraced?"
"But with swift pace, light step and unswerving feet, so that even your steps stir up no dust, go forward securely, joyfully and swiftly, on the path of prudent happiness . . ."
"Human mobility, which corresponds to the natural historical movement of peoples, can prove to be a genuine enrichment for both families that migrate and countries that welcome them."
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