We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
Faith without doubt is addiction
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
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.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.