I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
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.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
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.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
God is not a diversion.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.