Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
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.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
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.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
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 would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.