The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
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.
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.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
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.