Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
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.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Devotion is a social force.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
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.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
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.