Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
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.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
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.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.