You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
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.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Religion is the opium of the masses.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
Prayer is a turning to God.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
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.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.