The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
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.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldnít do without you. The rub is that you donít always know who.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
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.
It doesnít matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.