From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
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.
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.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
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.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
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.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?