From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
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.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
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 ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.