I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
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.
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.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
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.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
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.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
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.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
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.