Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
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.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
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.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
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.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
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.
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.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.