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.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
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.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
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.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
Devotion is a social force.