Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
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.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.