Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
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.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Faith without doubt is addiction
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
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.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
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.