I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Prayer is a turning to God.
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.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.