Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
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 modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
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.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.