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.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
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.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
It doesnít matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.