What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
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.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
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.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
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.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.