Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
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.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
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.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.