The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
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.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
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.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.