We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
God has no religion.
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.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification