In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.