Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
Faith without doubt is addiction
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.