- Where Peter is, there must be the Church.
(Ubi Petris, ibi ergo ecclesia.)
-- Explanatio psalmi
- If you are at Rome live in the Roman style; if you are elsewhere live as they live elsewhere.
-- quoted by Jeremy Taylor in Ductor Dubitantium
- In some causes silence is dangerous; so if any know of conspiracies against their country or king, or any that might greatly prejudice their neighbor, they ought to discover it.
A good number of quotations by Ambrose were used by Reformers in their 16th-century works. For a selection of such quotes, visit the Saint Ambrose of Milan
site by David Jay Webber.
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