It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
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.
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.
Prayer is a turning to God.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
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.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.