Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.