In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
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.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
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.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.