Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
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.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
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.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
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.