Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
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.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
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.
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.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
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.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.