Doubt everything. Find your own light.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
Devotion is a social force.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.