How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
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.
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.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
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.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
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.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
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.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us