In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
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.