To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
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.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
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.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.