Thomas Kempis Quotes

A collection of quotes by Thomas Kempis.

Thomas Kempis was a German-Dutch monk and author, born in Kempen, Germany around 1380. He entered the monastery of Mount St. Agnes near Zwolle, Netherlands, and spent his life as a member of the Augustinian canons. Kempis is best known for his work "The Imitation of Christ," a spiritual classic that has been widely read and translated throughout the centuries. His writings emphasized the importance of inner devotion, humility, and the imitation of Christ's teachings. Thomas Kempis died in 1471, leaving a lasting impact on Christian spirituality.