I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
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.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
God has no religion.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.