The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
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.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world