I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
God is not a diversion.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.