The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
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.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
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.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille