It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
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.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
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 doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.