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.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
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.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
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.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
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.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.