You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
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.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
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.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.