Lust is the craving for salt of a person who is dying of thirst.
If it seems a childish thing to do, do it in remembrance that you are a child.
Envy is the consuming desire to have everybody else as unsuccessful as you are.
In his holy flirtation with the world, God occasionally drops a handkerchief. These handkerchiefs are called saints.
Pay mind to your own life, your own health, and wholeness. A bleeding heart is of no help to anyone if it bleeds to death.
Religion points to that area of human experience where in one way or another man comes upon mystery as a summons to pilgrimage.
You can't be too careful what you tell a child because you never know what he'll take hold of and spend the rest of his life remembering you by.
It is as impossible for man to demonstrate the existence of God as it would be for even Sherlock Holmes to demonstrate the existence of Arthur Conan Doyle.
The grace of God means something like: Here is your life. You might never have been, but you are because the party wouldn't have been complete without you.
Despair has been called the unforgivable sin--not presumably because God refuses to forgive it but because it despairs of the possibility of being forgiven.