Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
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.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
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.
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.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
Prayer is a turning to God.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
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.