Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
God is not a diversion.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
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.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.