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.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
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.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
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.
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.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.