One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
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.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
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.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven