God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
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.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
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.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
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.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.