Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
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.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
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 lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.