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Quotation by Thomas Aquinas
It is necessary to posit something which is necessary of itself, and has no cause of its necessity outside of itself but is the cause of necessity in other things. And all people call this thing 'God.'
Thomas Aquinas (c. 1225–1274), Italian philosopher, theologian. Summa Theologiae, I, q. 2, art. 3 (c. 1077-1078).
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