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At a certain point, I just felt, you know, God is not looking for alms, God is looking for
Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous.
To revile one another's religion, to make reckless statements, to utter untruth, to break the
head of innocent men, to desecrate temples or mosques, is a denial of God.
Marrying for love is risky, but God smiles on it.
Truth is so great a perfection, that if God would render himself visible to men, he would
choose light for his body and truth for his soul.
Since God could not be everywhere, he created mothers.
God is always trying to give good things to us, but our hands are too full to receive them.
Everybody's an artist. Everybody's God. It's just that they're inhibited.
Beauty is a terrible and awful thing! It is terrible because it has not been fathomed, for God
sets us nothing but riddles.
Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
There are some gods that abandon men - they are the gods that know men.
God did not make woman from man's head, that she should not rule over him; nor from his
feet, that she should not be his slave; but from his side, that she should be near his heart.
God does not play dice with the universe.
I don't stand for the black man's side; I don't stand for the white man's side. I stand for God's
God wanted to chastise man so he sent lawyers.
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form, but with regard to
their mode of life.
Lord, protect me from my friends; I can take care of my enemies.
Trust in God but lock your car.
You are protected. But if you don't take risks, God will retreat and become only a subject of
Even God doesn't propose to judge a man till his last days, why should you and I?
Reason is God's crowning gift to man.
I know God won't give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
Buddhism does not accept a theory of God, or a creator. According to Buddhism, one's own
actions are the creator, ultimately. Some people say that, from a certain angle, Buddhism is
not a religion but rather a science of mind.
The good Lord gave you a body that can stand most anything. It's your mind you have to
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason,
and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.
Your first wife is sent to you by God, the second by man, and the third by the devil.
The Lord gave us two ends - one to sit on and the other to think with. Success depends on
which one we use the most.
If there were no God, there would be no atheists.
G. K. Chesterton
God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas but for scars.
I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to
us every hour, if we will only tune in.
George Washington Carver
God is silent. Now if only man would shut up.
If the blind put their hands in God's, they find their way more surely than those who see but
have not faith or purpose.
God provides the wind, Man must raise the sail.
We have usurped many of the powers we once ascribed to God. Fearful and unprepared, we
have assumed lordship over the life or death of the whole world - of all living things. The
danger and the glory and the choice rest finally in man. The test of his perfectibility is at
hand. Having taken Godlike power, we must seek in ourselves for the responsibility and the
wisdom we once prayed some deity might have. Man himself has become our greatest hazard
and our only hope. So that today, St. John the apostle may well be paraphrased: In the end
is the Word, and the Word is Man - and the Word is with Men.
God looks to clean hands, not to full ones.