When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
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.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
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.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
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.
My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.