Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Devotion is a social force.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
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.
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 find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.