You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
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.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
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.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.