Saint Francis of Assisi, also known in his ministry as Francesco was born 1182, in Assisi, Italy. He was an Italian Catholic friar, deacon, mystic, and preacher. Francis of Assisi is one of the most venerated religious figures in Christianity.
Saint Francis of Assisi abandoned a life of luxury for a life devoted to Christianity after reportedly hearing the voice of God, who commanded him to rebuild the Christian church and live in poverty. He is the patron saint for ecologists. He died on the 3rd of October, 1226 in Assisi, Italy.
Below, you will find a collection of famous St. Francis of Assisi quotes about life, humility, prayer, animals, God and nature.