Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
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.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
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.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Prayer is a turning to God.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.