In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
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.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
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.