All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
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.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
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.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.