A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
Artistic talent is a gift from God and whoever discovers it in himself has a certain obligation: to know that he cannot waste this talent, but must develop it.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Cocaine is God's way of saying you're making too much money.
Could any death be so horrible as birth? Or any decrepitude so awful as childhood in a happy united God-fearing family?
Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
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.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
God gave men both a penis and a brain, but unfortunately not enough blood supply to run both at the same time.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
God has no religion.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
God is a community of persons and He has created you in His image, not as an isolated individual, but as a person whom He has invited to a communal life with Himself and with the whole human family.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
God is not a diversion.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
Hence 'the overthrow of government' as a coercive power, thereby denying God in another form.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
I am not sure exactly what Heaven will be like. But I do know that when we die and if comes the time for God to judge us, He will not ask, 'How many good things have you done in your life?' Rather He will ask, 'How much love did you put into what you did?'
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.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
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.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
I don't pray really, because I don't want to bore God.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
I think God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.
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.
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.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
If you tell people you talk to God, they'll think you're religious, but if you say God talks to you, it's ten to one they'll think you're crazy.
If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
In my ballets, woman is first. Men are consorts. God made men to sing the praises of women. They are not equal to men: They are better.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible.
It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.
Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile.
Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers heaven.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
My God. We've had cloning in the South for years. It's called cousins.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Prayer is a turning to God.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is a second's encounter with God and with eternity.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.
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.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
There are only two types of women: goddesses and doormats.
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 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.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
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.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
We are all born sexual creatures,thank God, but it's a pity so many people despise and crush this natural gift.
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.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
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.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
When you love you should not say, God is in my heart, but rather, I am in the heart of God. and think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.