Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
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.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
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.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.