If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
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
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
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.