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.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Devotion is a social force.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
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.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.