We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
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.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldn’t do without you. The rub is that you don’t always know who.
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.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
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.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.