You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
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.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.