Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
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.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
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 find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
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.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
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.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.