If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
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.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Devotion is a social force.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
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
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.