A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
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.
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.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
Prayer is a turning to God.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
God has no religion.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
Devotion is a social force.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
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.
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.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.