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One, on God's side, is a majority.

Our condition is most noble, being so beloved of the Most High God that He was willing to die for our sake- which He would not have done if man had not been a most noble creature and of great worth.

Our human resources, as marshalled by the will, were not sufficient; they failed utterly.... Every day is a day when we must carry the vision of God's will into all our activities.

Our perfection certainly consists in knowing God and ourselves.

Pardon, not wrath, is God's best attribute.

So great was my joy in God that I took no heed of looking at the angels and the saints, because all their goodness and all their beauty was from Him and in Him.

Some men treat the God of their fathers as they treat their father's friend. They do not deny him; by no means: they only deny themselves to him, when he is good enough to call upon them. See quote detail

Some people talk about finding God, as if He could get lost.

Some people want to see God with their eyes as they see a cow, and to love Him as they love their cow-for the milk and cheese and profit it brings them. This is how it is with people who love God for the sake of outward wealth or inward comfort.

Sometimes I try my hand at turning out small profundities and uncertain short stories, but I always end up with just one single word: God.

Talking about God is not at all the same thing as experiencing God, or acting out God through our lives.

The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.

The accidents of life separate us from our dearest friends, but let us not despair. God is like a looking glass in which souls see each other. The more we are united to Him by love, the nearer we are to those who belong to Him.

The ancient hieroglyphic for God was the figure of an eye upon a sceptre, to denote that he sees and rules all things.

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely, or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature, and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature. As long as this exists, and it certainly always will, I know that then there will always be comfort for every sorrow, whatever the circumstances may be. And I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles.

The deep emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God.

The demand of the human understanding for causation requires but the one old and only answer, God.

The experience of God, or in any case the possibility of experiencing God, is innate.

The Father most tender, Father of all, my immense God-I His atom.

The first condition of human goodness is something to love; the second, something to revere.


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