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.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
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.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.