Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Faith without doubt is addiction
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 cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
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.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.