The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
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.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
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.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
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.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.