Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
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.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Prayer is a turning to God.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.