Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
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.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
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.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.