|Name||Birthday||Death Date||Nationality||father||Mother||Profession||Famous For|
|Francis of Assisi||24 June 1182||3 October 1226||Italian||Pietro Bernardone dei Moriconi||Pica de Bourlemont||Friar, Philosopher, Preacher||St. 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.|
A list of popular francis of assisi quotes are given below.
"Keep a clear eye toward life's end. Do not forget your purpose and destiny as God's creature. What you are in his sight is what you are and nothing more. Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take nothing that you have received...but only what you have given; a full heart enriched by honest service, love, sacrifice, and courage." - Francis of Assisi