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.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
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.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
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.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
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.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.