The simplest and most basic meaning of the symbol of the Goddess is the acknowledgment of the legitimacy of female power as a beneficent and independent power.
By: Carol P. Christ
God had brought me to my knees and made me acknowledge my own nothingness, and out of that knowledge I had been reborn. I was no longer the centre of my life and therefore I could see God in everything... viewBy: Bede Griffiths
Religion promotes the divine discontent within oneself, so that one tries to make oneself a better person and draw oneself closer to God... viewBy: Cyril Cusack
Oh, how great peace and quietness would he possess who should cut off all vain anxiety and place all his confidence in God... viewBy: Thomas Kempis
Reagan was all about America, and you talked about it. Obama is, 'We are above that now. We're not just parochial, we're not just chauvinistic, we're not just provincial. We stand for something.' I mean, in a way, Obama's standing above the country, above - above the world. He's sort of God. He's going to bring all different sides together... viewBy: Chris Matthews
My religion is based on truth and non-violence. Truth is my God. Non-violence is the means of realising Him... viewBy: Mohandas Gandhi
And like the old soldier in that ballad, I now close my military career and just fade away, an old soldier who tried to do his duty as God gave him the sight to see that duty... viewBy: Douglas MacArthur