Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
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.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
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.
Faith without doubt is addiction
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.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
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.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.