We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
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.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.