You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
God has no religion.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
Prayer is a turning to God.