Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
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.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
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.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
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.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons