I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
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.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
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.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.