The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
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.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
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.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
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.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
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.
God has no religion.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.