I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
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.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
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.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
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.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
God has no religion.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
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.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.