Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
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.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Devotion is a social force.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
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.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.