I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
God is not a diversion.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Devotion is a social force.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
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.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
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.