“No one in the world can change Truth. What we can do and should do is to seek truth and to serve it when we have found it. The real conflict is the inner conflict. Beyond armies of occupation and the hecatombs of extermination camps, there are two irreconcilable enemies in the depth of every soul: good and evil, sin and love. And what use are the victories on the battlefield if we ourselves are defeated in our innermost personal selves?”
St. Maximilian Kolbe was a Polish Conventual Franciscan friar, who volunteered to die in place of a stranger in Auschwitz during World War II. He is the patron saint of addicts, drug addiction, and the pro-life movement.