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.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
Faith without doubt is addiction
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
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.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
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.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.