An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
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.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
God does not work for you, He works with you.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
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.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.