Faith without doubt is addiction
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
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.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
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.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.