Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
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.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.