Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
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
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
God has no religion.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
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.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.