Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Devotion is a social force.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
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.
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.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.