Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
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.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
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.
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.
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.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
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'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
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.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.