Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
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.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.