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.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
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.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.