Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
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.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.