The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Prayer is a turning to God.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
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.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
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.
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.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.