Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
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.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
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.
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.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world