How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
God has no religion.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
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.
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.