Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
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.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
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.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.