Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
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.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
God has no religion.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
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.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Prayer is a turning to God.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.