He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
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.'
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
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.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.