I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
Devotion is a social force.
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.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
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
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
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.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.