We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
God is not a diversion.
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.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
Prayer is a turning to God.
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.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.