God lends a helping hand to the man who tries hard.
Truth is the beginning of every good to the gods, and of every good to man.
Even God lends a hand to honest boldness.
Who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image, but thee who destroys a good book, kills reason its self.
Because only man is capable to laugh, that means laughter is the highest point of consciousness, the highest point of understanding,the highest point of evolution. That's why I have started calling laughter "the prayer time."
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.
'As soon as man is at one with God, he will not beg. He will then see prayer in all action'
There is an ancient saying among men that you cannot thoroughly understand the life of mortals before the man has died, then only can you call it good or bad.
Every man's life is a fairy tale written by God's fingers.
Man - a creature made at the end of the week's work when God was tired.
There are certain queer times and occasions in this strange mixed affair we call life when a man takes this whole universe for a vast practical joke, though the wit thereof he but dimly discerns, and more than suspects that the joke is at nobody's expense but his own.
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
The gods' service is tolerable, man's intolerable.
I have had lots of friends who've been affected by Aids and a very good friend of mine, Oscar Moore, died of Aids and I was with him in his last year quite a bit. And of course he was a man living in a very rich culture with a wealthy family who was able to afford health care.
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
To gather with God's people in united adoration of the Father is as necessary to the Christian life as prayer.
Every man makes a god of his own desire.
Sadat was a great and good man, and his most bitter and dangerous enemies were people who were obsessed with hatred for his peaceful goals.
Any man may easily do harm, but not every man can do good to another.
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business, is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.
I would prefer as friend a good man ignorant than one more clever who is evil too.
To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task.
I am a poor man and of little worth, who is laboring in that art that God has given me in order to extend my life as long as possible.
Over a three year period, I gave away half of what I had. To be honest, my hands shook as I signed it away. I knew I was taking myself out of the race to be the richest man in the world.
Catholic theology believes that God gave man free will, and you can't give somebody free will and then send in a play from the sidelines.