There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
Devotion is a social force.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
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.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.