God does not work for you, He works with you.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
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.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.