I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
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.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
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.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldn’t do without you. The rub is that you don’t always know who.
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.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.