Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
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.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
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.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.