Quotes of Catholicity

“ Absolute catholicity of taste is not without its dangers. It is only an auctioneer who should admire all schools of art. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ A little skill in antiquity inclines a man to Popery. ”

- Thomas Fuller

“ One cannot really be a Catholic and grown up. ”

- George Orwell

“ If you're going to do a thing, you should do it thoroughly. If you're going to be a Christian, you may as well be a Catholic. ”

- Muriel Spark

“ Our religion is itself profoundly sad — a religion of universal anguish, and one which, because of its very catholicity, grants full liberty to the individual and asks no better than to be celebrated in each man's own language — so long as he knows anguish and is a painter. ”

- Charles Baudelaire
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