Prayer is a turning to God.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
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.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.