In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
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.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
God has no religion.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
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.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.