Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Prayer is a turning to God.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
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.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.