I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
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 impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
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.
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.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
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.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.