I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
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.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
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.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Prayer is a turning to God.
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.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
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.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.