I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.