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The Way The Way > Mortification  
• Number 172: If you don't deny yourself you will never be a sou....
• Number 173: That joke, that witty remark held on the tip of yo....
• Number 174: Don't say: 'That person gets on my nerves.' Think:....
• Number 175: No ideal becomes a reality without sacrifice. Deny....
• Number 176: How often you resolve to serve God in something, a....
• Number 177: Don't waste the opportunity of yielding your own j....
• Number 178: When you see a poor wooden Cross, alone, uncared-f....
• Number 179: Choose mortifications that don't mortify others.....
• Number 180: Where there is no self-denial, there is no virtue.....
• Number 181: Interior mortification. I don't believe in your in....
• Number 182: Let us drink to the last drop the chalice of pain ....
• Number 183: The eyes! Through them many iniquities enter the s....
• Number 184: Why look around if you carry 'your world' within y....
• Number 185: The world admires only spectacular sacrifice, beca....
• Number 186: We must give ourselves in everything, we must deny....
• Number 187: Paradox: to live we must die.....
• Number 188: Remember that the heart is a traitor. Keep it lock....
• Number 189: Anything that does not lead you to God is a hindra....
• Number 190: A soul whose immediate superior was a rough and ir....
• Number 191: Conquer yourself each day from the very first mome....
• Number 192: You always come out beaten. Propose to yourself, e....
• Number 193: Tender, soft, flabby...: that's not the way I want....
• Number 194: I will tell you which are man's treasures on earth....
• Number 195: It has been well said that the soul and the body a....
• Number 196: One has to give the body a little less than its du....
• Number 197: If they have witnessed your faults and weaknesses,....
• Number 198: These are the ripe fruits of the mortified soul: t....
• Number 199: If the grain of wheat does not die, it remains unf....
• Number 200: You don't conquer yourself, you don't practise sel....
• Number 201: What a taste of gall and vinegar, of ash and aloes....
• Number 202: You are going to punish yourself voluntarily for y....
• Number 203: The joy of us poor men, even when it has supernatu....
• Number 204: Many who would willingly let themselves be nailed ....
• Number 205: We were reading — you and I — the heroic....
• Number 206: The heroic minute. It is the time fixed for gettin....
• Number 207: Give thanks, as for a very special favour, for tha....