I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.