Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
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.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
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.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
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.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.