We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
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.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
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.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.