You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
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.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
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.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
God has no religion.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
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.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.