It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
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.'
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
God is not a diversion.
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.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
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.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
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.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.