Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
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.
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.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
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.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.