Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
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.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.