Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.