Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.