While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
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.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
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.
God has no religion.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
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.
God is not a diversion.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
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.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.