Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
Faith without doubt is addiction
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
God has no religion.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
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.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.