There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
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.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
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.
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.