Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
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.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.