We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
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.
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.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
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.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.