Jesus said, "A person can bring forth only what is within him."
`Abdallah ibn Qutayba, `Uyun 2.370 (from the Muslim Jesus)
Commentary: In terms of spirituality and humanity, I find this saying of Jesus to be particularly intense. In a few words, everything is captured. I will post parallels to this saying in the next few apocryphotes.
Illumination is Virgin Mary with baby Jesus in Persian Shi'a miniature