It Takes More Heroism To Be Faithful Today Than In The Days Of Chivalry

June 15, 2017

By Plinio Corrêa de Oliveira

Protestors against the National Organization for Marriage’s March for Marriage on June 25, 2016 in Washington, D.C.

There is more heroism in maintaining the elevation of soul in this pigsty that is the contemporary world, and to face the temptations, manifestations of annoyance, and perhaps laughter or mockery that you all face, than in riding a horse in shining armor, resplendent with glory.


(Excerpt from a Tea, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 1989 – translation)

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