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.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
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.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
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.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.