St Antony the Great

Sayings of the Desert Fathers

Abba Poemen said, 'The beginning of evil is heedlessness.'
Saint Antony Coptic Orthodox Monastery
Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For My yoke is easy and My burden is light. (Matt 28-30)