Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
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.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
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.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.