The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
Devotion is a social force.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Prayer is a turning to God.
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.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.