Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
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.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
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.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
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.
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.
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.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
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 greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.