It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
God is not a diversion.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille