I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
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.
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.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
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.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
God has no religion.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
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.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.