I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
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.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
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
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
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.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .