The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
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.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.