God quotes page 4
I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly
created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of
Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is
needed by others.
Once abolish the God and the government becomes the God.
G. K. Chesterton
Even the gods and immortals sometimes make mistakes.
Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with
the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.
Any one thing in the creation is sufficient to demonstrate a Providence to a humble and
Danger past and God forgotten.
Try to grasp the essence of what the great artists, the serious masters, say in their
masterpieces, and you will again find God in them. One man has written or said it in a book,
another in a painting.
Vincent van Gogh
So live with men as if God saw you and speak to God, as if men heard you.
For those who are filled with the presence of God in them, to labor is to pray. Their life is one
continous prayer, or act of worship.
A good wife lost, is God's gift lost.
Believe me, religions are on the wrong track the moment they moralize and fulminate
commandments. God is not needed to create guilt or to punish. Our fellow men suffice, aided
He that will forget God, will also forget his benefactors.
I've learned... that we should be glad God doesn't give us everything we ask for.
Anxiety is the rust of life, destroying its brightness and weakening its power. A childlike and
abiding trust in Providence is its best preventive and remedy.
Hope is like peace. It is not a gift from God. It is a gift only we can give one another.
When God thought of "Mother", he must have laughed with satisfaction, and framed it
quickly - so rich, so deep, so divine, so full of soul, power, and beauty, was the
Henry Ward Beecher
If God didn't want us to eat in church, he would've made gluttony a sin.
While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that
everyone else and everything else are also God's creation.
Once, when a religionist denounced me in unmeasured terms, I sent him a card saying, "I am
sure you believe that I will go to hell when I die, and that once there I will suffer all the pains
and tortures the sadistic ingenuity of your deity can devise and that this torture will continue
forever. Isn't that enough for you? Do you have to call me bad names in addition?"
I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.
Vincent van Gogh
I'm jewish. I don't work out. If God wanted us to bend over he'd put diamonds on the floor.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
Leonardo da Vinci
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: "O Lord, make my enemies
ridiculous." And God granted it.
I know for certain that God does not make mistakes, but he does make miracles. I am one.
You are too.
If there's a God, I want to see Him. It's pointless to believe in something without proof, and
Krishna consciousness and meditation are methods where you can actually obtain God
perception. In that way you can see, hear and play with God. Perhaps this may sound weird,
but God is really there next to you.
God is the best of witnesses.
Do good and throw it in the Tigris and God will repay you in the desert.
Beliefs are very powerful, so you've got to be careful about what you choose to believe,
especially about yourself. I can tell that throughout the years, there are certain beliefs that
have really helped me:
"There's always a way to turn things around if I'm committed."
"There are no failures in life. As long as I learn anything from something, then I've succeeded."
"God's delays are not God's denials."
"The past does not equal the future."
"In any moment, I can change my entire life by making a decision."
God is life. God is life in action. The best way to say, "I love you, God," is to live your life
doing your best.
Don Miguel Ruiz
Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet.
A baby is God's opinion that life should go on.