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.
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.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.