I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
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.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
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.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
It doesnít matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.