For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
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.
Faith without doubt is addiction
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
God has no religion.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
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.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.