We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
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.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
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.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .