Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
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.
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.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.