The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
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.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
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.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Devotion is a social force.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
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.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time