Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
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.
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.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
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.
God has no religion.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
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.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce