Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
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.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.