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.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
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.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.