The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
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.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
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.
Devotion is a social force.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
Religion is the opium of the masses.