By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
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.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
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.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
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.
God is not a diversion.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.