Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
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.
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.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.