Longing is like the rosy dawn. After the dawn out comes the sun. Longing is followed by the vision of God.
By : Ramakrishna
And if, happy in the lot of no created thing, he withdraws into the center of his own unity, his spirit, made one with God, in the solitary darkness of God, who is set above all things, shall surpass them all.
By : Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
Lo! The poor Indian, whose untutored mind sees God in clouds, or hears him in the wind.
By : Alexander Pope
In the Lord's Prayer, the first petition is for daily bread. No one can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach.
By : Woodrow Wilson
I'm cleaning toilets for $30 a day, because I needed that $30, and people are pointing at me, saying, Look at the big movie star. Look where he is now. I just said, I'm where God put me.
By : Willie Aames
Hope is some extraordinary spiritual grace that God gives us to control our fears, not to oust them.
By : Vincent McNabb
Man can certainly flee from God... but he cannot escape him. He can certainly hate God and be hateful to God, but he cannot change into its opposite the eternal love of God which triumphs even in his hate.
By : Karl Barth
There are several insights at the heart of the A's system that I think are wonderful for baseball. One, that it's a team game. That no one player is going to make that much of a difference to your team, so for god's sake don't go blow a quarter of your budget on one guy.
By : Michael Lewis