Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
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.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
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.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.