Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
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.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
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.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
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.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.