I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
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.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.