Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
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.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
God is not a diversion.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
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.
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.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.