If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
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.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
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.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
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.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger