How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
God has no religion.
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.
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.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.