How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
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.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.