I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
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.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
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.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.