Quotations From AMBROSE


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  • When I am here, I do not fast on the Sabbath; when I am in Rome, I fast on the Sabbath.
    Ambrose (c. 333-397), Roman church father. Quoted in St. Augustine, Epistulae, XXXVI, 14 or 32.
  • It is not death therefore that is burdensome, but the fear of death.
    Ambrose (c. 333-397), Roman church father. De bono mortis, 8, 31.

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  • Accordingly, death is a harbor of peace for the just, but is believed a shipwreck for the wicked.
    Ambrose (c. 333-397), Roman church father. De bono mortis, 8, 31.

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