Learn to do good; seek justice; correct oppression; bring justice to the fatherless; plead the widow's cause.
The church is like a swimming pool. Most of the noise comes from the shallow end.
God is not a Christian, God is not a Jew, or a Muslim, or a Hindu, or a Buddhist. All of those are human systems which human beings have created to try to help us walk into the mystery of God. I honor my tradition, I walk through my tradition, but I don't think my tradition defines God, I think it only points me to God.
Love cures people; both the ones who give it, and the ones who receive it.
The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.
I care not much for a man's religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it.
All religions must be tolerated... for every man must get to heaven in his own way.
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with senses, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
The Bible is a theological book, not a history book.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
When we see others as the enemy, we risk becoming what we hate. When we oppress others, we end up oppressing ourselves. All of our humanity is dependent upon recognizing the humanity in others.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.