But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
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.
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.
God has no religion.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce