Augustine of Hippo - "But there is another sort of man who is under the same pressure but does not complain, for it is the friction which polishes him. It is the pressure which refines and makes him noble"

Dinge en Goete (Things and Stuff): Who was born on this day in history? November 13 - Augustine of Hippo (aka Saint Augustine or Saint Austin)

Augustine of Hippo (Latin: Aurelius Augustinus Hipponensis; November 13, 354 – August 28, 430), also known as Augustine, St. Augustine, St. Austin, St. Augoustinos, Blessed Augustine, or St. Augustine the Blessed, was Bishop of Hippo Regius. He was a Latin philosopher and theologian from Roman Africa.

The Light and The Courage

Augustine was a Latin philosopher and theologian from Roman Africa. His writings were very influential in the development of Western Christianity.

Augustine of Hippo is depicted in a stained-glass window in Crosier House in Phoenix. Description from the-mirror.org. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Holy, holy, holy: Pope talks about his eight favorite saints. Augustine, pictured in stain glass)

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