The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
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.
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.
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.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
God is not a diversion.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.