Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
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.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.