Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
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.
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.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
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.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.