Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
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.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
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.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.