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.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
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.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.