God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
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.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
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.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
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.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
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.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.