The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
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.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
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
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
God has no religion.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.