What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.