When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
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.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies