Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
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.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
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.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
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.