You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
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.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.