Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.