The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
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.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.