One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
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.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.