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.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
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 people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
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.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.