It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
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.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
God has no religion.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
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.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.