We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
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.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.