We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
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 like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
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.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Prayer is a turning to God.
God is not a diversion.
Faith without doubt is addiction