God gave us faculties for our use; each of them will receive its proper reward. Then do not let us try to charm them to sleep, but permit them to do their work until divinely called to something higher.
God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant, and the cat. He has no real style. He just keeps on trying other things.
In the West there has always been the attempt to try make the religious building, whether it's a Medieval or Renaissance church, an eternal object for the celebration of God. The material chosen, such as stone, brick, or concrete, is meant to eternally preserve what is inside.
Since I was 12 or 13, I have been taking movie meetings finding a project right for me because I wanted to try it. Craig gave us the script - it was set in Wales, it is really British humour. I just loved it.
God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephantand the cat. He has no real style, He just goes on trying other things.
For the love of God, folks, don't try this at home.
When trying to remember my share in the glow of the eternal present, in the smile of God, I return to my childhood, too, for that is where the most significant discoveries turn up.
I'm trying to mix the cool, independent stuff with the big stuff, but it's been difficult finding the right roles. It's been an interesting ride as far as my career pendulum is concerned.
If God hadn't rested on Sunday, He would have had time to finish the world.
What makes a person sexy is when he's not trying to be sexy.
God lends a helping hand to the man who tries hard.
God does not suffer presumption in anyone but himself.
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying.
God made the Idiot for practice, and then He made the School Board.
Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others.
In the beginning there was nothing. God said, 'Let there be light!' And there was light. There was still nothing, but you could see it a whole lot better.
I try to contrast; life today is full of contrast... We have to change.
Novelists have always had complete freedom to pretty much tell their story any way they saw fit. And that's what I'm trying to do.
We're all of us guinea pigs in the laboratory of God. Humanity is just a work in progress.
God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees, and flowers, and clouds, and stars.
The future hasn't happened yet and the past is gone. So I think the only moment we have is right here and no, and I try to make the best of those moments, the moments that I'm in.
Try to keep your soul young and quivering right up to old age.
Man performs and engenders so much more than he can or should have to bear. That's how he finds that he can bear anything.
They say that God is everywhere, and yet we always think of Him as somewhat of a recluse.
You know what the Englishman's idea of compromise is? He says, Some people say there is a God. Some people say there is no God. The truth probably lies somewhere between these two statements.