Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
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.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
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.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.