Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
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.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?