You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
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.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
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.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
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
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
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.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
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.