Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
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.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
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.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.