How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Prayer is a turning to God.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification