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.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
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.
Prayer is a turning to God.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.