Quote of the day, 15 December: St. Edith Stein

Dr. Roman Ingarden
4 Jabłonowskich
Lemberg (Lwów)

St. Magdalena, 15 December 1929

I want to send an early Christmas greeting because I do not know whether I can find the time later. I hope all of you can celebrate the holiday in good health. There is a lot to tell, but writing is a great robber of time. With kindest regards,

Your Edith Stein

Saint Edith Stein

Postcard to Roman Ingarden

Stein, E. 2014, Edith Stein: Letters to Roman Ingarden, translated from the German by Hunt, H, ICS Publications, Washington DC.

Featured image: Philipp Roth from Hügelhof in Baden-Württemberg, Germany shared this image of a nativity scene on Christmas Eve 2008. Image credit: Philipp Roth / Flickr (Some rights reserved)

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  1. Gosh, I’ve heard that nobody can make anything of themselves until the habit of self restraint becomes automatic, but really, what awesome self control!!!

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