There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
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.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
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.