Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.