We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
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.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.