What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
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.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
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.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
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.