We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.