Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
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.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
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.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
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
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille