If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
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.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.