Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
Faith without doubt is addiction
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.