Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
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.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'