I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
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.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
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.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.