We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
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.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.