The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
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.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
God is not a diversion.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
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
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
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.