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.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
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.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
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.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.