If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
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.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
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.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
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.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world