Religion is the opium of the masses.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
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.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification