A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
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.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
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.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
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.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.