Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
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.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
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 know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.