God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
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.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
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.
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.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.