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.
God is not a diversion.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.