Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
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.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
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.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.