1) When the unstoppable bullet hits the impenetrable wall, we find the religious experience. It is precisely here that one will grow...Heroism could be redefined for our time as the ability to stand paradox.
[Robert A. Johnson, Owning Your Own Shadow]
Like: finding self by giving self away (Gaudium et spes #24)
2) “The Catholic writer, in so far as he has the mind of the Church, will feel life from the standpoint of the central Christian mystery: that it has for all its horror, been found by God to be worth dying for.”
In search of reckless romantics!