To deprive a man of his natural liberty and to deny to him the ordinary amenities of life is worse then starving the body; it is starvation of the soul, the dweller in the body.
When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall – think of it, always.
I offer you peace. I offer you love. I offer you friendship. I see your beauty. I hear your need. I feel your feelings.
God, as Truth, has been for me a treasure beyond price. May He be so to every one of us.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Human language can but imperfectly describe God's ways. I am sensible of the fact that they are indescribable and inscrutable. But if mortal man will dare to describe them, he has no better medium than his own inarticulate speech.
Where is there a wretch So wicked and loathsome as I? I have forsaken my Maker, So faithless have I been.
Man's happiness really lies in contentment. He who is discontented, however much he possesses, becomes a slave to his desires.
It is my own firm belief that the strength of the soul grows in proportion as you subdue the flesh.
The greatest lessons in life, if we would but stoop and humble ourselves, we would learn not from the grown-up learned men, but from the so-called ignorant children.
Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
My aim is not to be consistent with my previous statements on a given question, but to be consistent with truth as it may present itself to me at a given moment. The result has been that I have grown from truth to truth.