Hatred paralyses life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it.
We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.
Love is the only cement that can hold this broken community together.When I am commanded to love, I am commanded to restore community, to resist injustice, and to meet the needs fo my brothers.
We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love.
The time is always right to do what is right.
A little faith will bring your soul to heaven, but a lot of faith will bring heaven to your soul.
Shallow understanding from people of good will is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill-will.
Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.
Our nettlesome task is to discover how to organize our strength into compelling power.
Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.
To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.
The quality, not the longevity, of one's life is what is important.
The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.