The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
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.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.