From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
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 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.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
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.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.