God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
God is not a diversion.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Faith without doubt is addiction
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.