The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
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.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Faith without doubt is addiction
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.