There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
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.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.