God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.
God gave us memories that we might have roses in December.j. m. barrie
No doubt, God alone has become all these objects, animate and inanimate, but in the relative world all beings act and suffer according to their past Karma and innate tendencies.sarada devi
If you do not believe in a personal God, the question: 'What is the purpose of life?' is unaskable and unanswerable.
You have been told that God is a loving, gracious, merciful, kind, compassionate, wonderful, and good sky fairy who runs a day care in the sky and has a bucket of suckers for everyone because we're all good people. That is a lie... God looks down and says, "I hate you, you are my enemy, and I will crush you," and we say that is deserved, right and just, and then God says, "Because of Jesus I will love you and forgive you." This is a miracle.mark driscoll
While God waits for his temple to be built of love, men bring stones.rabindranath tagore
A God who cannot smile could not have created this humorous universe.
God, the Great Giver, can open the whole universe to our gaze in the narrow space of a single lane.rabindranath tagore
Most glorious Lord of Life, that on this day,
Didst make Thy triumph over death and sin;
And having harrowed hell, didst bring away
Captivity thence captive, us to win.
"Elohim," the name for the creative power in Genesis, is a female plural, a fact that generations of learned rabbis and Christian theologians have all explained as merely grammatical convention. The King James and most other Bibles translate it as "God," but if you take the grammar literally, it seems to mean "goddesses." Al Shaddai, god of battles, appears later, and YHWH, mispronounced Jehovah, later still.
Too wise to err, too good to be unkind, are all the movements of the Eternal Mind.
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
If God lived on earth, people would break his windows.
A Brahmin without this love is no longer a Brahmin. And a pariah with the love of God is no longer a pariah. Through bhakti an untouchable becomes pure and elevated.ramakrishna
That we devote ourselves to God is seen In living just as though no God there were.Robert Browning
They say that God is everywhere, and yet we always think of Him as somewhat of a recluse.
It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.thomas jefferson
I don't think I've found God, but I may have seen where gods come from.
God seeks comrades and claims love. The devil seeks slaves and claims obedience .rabindranath tagore
If God be God and man a creature made in image of the divine intelligence, his noblest function is the search for truth.
Henceforth the Majesty of God revere; Fear him and you have nothing else to fear.
Therefore welcome one another as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God.The Apostle Paul
I did my holy communion, and it was amazing how quickly the stories of the Bible and God and Jesus got under my skin.Joel Edgerton
God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.C. S. Lewis
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