My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
It doesnít matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.