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.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
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.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
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.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand