This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
Faith without doubt is addiction
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
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.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
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.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.