Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
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.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
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.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
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.'
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.