We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Faith without doubt is addiction
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
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.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.