I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
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.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
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.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
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.
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 glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.