Split a piece of wood and I am there.
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.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
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.
Devotion is a social force.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Faith without doubt is addiction
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
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.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
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.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.