An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
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.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
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.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.