Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
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.
Prayer is a turning to God.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
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.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.