When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Devotion is a social force.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
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.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
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.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.