Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
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.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
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.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.