If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
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.
Devotion is a social force.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
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.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
God is not a diversion.