You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
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.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
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.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
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.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
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.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.