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.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
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.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
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.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.