Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
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.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
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.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
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.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons