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.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
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.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
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.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.