I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
God is not a diversion.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
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.
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.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
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.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
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.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.