Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
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.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
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.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.