Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
Faith without doubt is addiction
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.