Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
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.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?