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.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
Devotion is a social force.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
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.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.