Faith without doubt is addiction
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.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
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.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
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.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.