Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Faith without doubt is addiction
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.