Pope John Paul II Quotes

Who is Pope John Paul II?

Pope John Paul II, born Karol Józef Wojtyła in Poland, was head of the Catholic Church and sovereign of the Vatican City State from 1978 to 2005.

Born May 18, 1920
Died April 02, 2005

Best 9 Quotes by Pope John Paul II

“Do not forget that true love sets no conditions; it does not calculate or complain, but simply loves.”

Pope John Paul II

“Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought.”

Pope John Paul II

“I plead with you — never, ever give up on hope, never doubt, never tire, and never become discouraged. Be not afraid.”

Pope John Paul II

“If you want peace, work for justice.
If you want justice, defend life.
If you want life, embrace truth.”

Pope John Paul II

“It's better to cry than be angry, because anger hurts others while tears flow silently through the soul and cleans the heart.”

Pope John Paul II

“Let us remember the past with gratitude, live the present with enthusiasm, and look forward to the future with confidence.”

Pope John Paul II

“Nobody is so poor he has nothing to give, and nobody is so rich he has nothing to receive.”

Pope John Paul II

“See everything. Ignore a lot. Improve a little.”

Pope John Paul II

“The ultimate test of your greatness is the way you treat every human being.”

Pope John Paul II