Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
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 strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
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.
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.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.