The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
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.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
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
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.