There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
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.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
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.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.