Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
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.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.