Francis of Assisi

October 4, 1181 - October 3, 1226

Founder of the Franciscan Order

From Assisi
Served in Assisi
Affiliation: Catholic

"Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance. Where there is patience and humility, there is neither anger nor vexation. Where there is poverty and joy, there is neither greed nor avarice. Where there is peace and meditation, there is neither anxiety nor doubt."