St Antony the Great

Sayings of the Desert Fathers

When you pray to God in time of temptation do not say, 'Take this or that away from me', but pray like this: 'O Jesus Christ, sovereign Master, help me and do not let me sin against Thee. . .' - Abba Isaiah the Solitary
Saint Antony Coptic Orthodox Monastery
And just as you want men to do to you, you also do to them likewise. (Lk 6:31)