When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
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.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Prayer is a turning to God.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
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.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.