If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
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.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.