Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
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.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
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.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
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.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
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.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.