Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
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.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.