We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
God is not a diversion.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.