The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
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.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.