It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
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.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.