The first duty of love is to listen.
Decision is a risk rooted in the courage of being free.
We cannot love unless we have accepted forgiveness, and the deeper our experience of forgiveness is, the greater is our love.
Being religious means asking passionately the question of the meaning of our existence and being willing to receive answers, even if the answers hurt.
Faith consists in being vitally concerned with that ultimate reality to which I give the symbolical name of God. Whoever reflects earnestly on the meaning of life is on the verge of an act of faith.
Boredom is rage spread thin
Love that cares, listens.
Loneliness can be conquered only by those who can bear solitude.
Religion is the state of being grasped by an ultimate concern, a concern which qualifies all other concerns as preliminary and which itself contains the answer to the question of the meaning of our life.
Language... has created the word 'loneliness' to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word 'solitude' to express the glory of being alone.
There is no love which does not become help.