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.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
Devotion is a social force.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Religion is the opium of the masses.