God does not work for you, He works with you.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
God has no religion.
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.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
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 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.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.