Anselm of Canterbury quotes

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But a problem occurs about nothing. For that from which something is made is a cause of the thing made from it; and, necessarily, ...
Spare me through your mercy, do not punish me through your justice.
Faith seeking reason.
[Fides quaerens intellectum.]
Therefore Lord, not only are you that than which a greater cannot be thought but you are also something greater than can be though ...
Therefore Lord God, you are more truly omnipotent, because you have no power through impotence and nothing can be against you.
And indeed we believe you [God] to be something than which a greater cannot be conceived.
For I do not seek to understand in order to believe, but I believe in order to understand. For I believe this: unless I believe, I ...
Therefore even the fool agrees that that than which a greater cannot be thought exists in the understanding, because he understand ...
Thus you are just not because you give what is owed, but because you do what is appropriate to you as the highest good.
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