My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
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.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
God has no religion.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.