I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
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.
Devotion is a social force.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.