Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
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.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to 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.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
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.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.