Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
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.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
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.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
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.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.