Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
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.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
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.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
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.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
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.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.