Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Devotion is a social force.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
God has no religion.
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.
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.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
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.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.