God does not work for you, He works with you.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
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.'
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
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 is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.