The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
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.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
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
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.