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God is infinite and without end, but the soul's desire is an abyss which cannot be filled except by a Good which is infinite; and the more ardently the soul longeth after God, the more she wills to long after him; for God is a Good without drawback, and a well of living water without bottom, and the soul is made in the image of God, and therefore it is created to know and love God.

I know not what you believe of God, but I believe He gave yearnings and longings to be filled, and that He did not mean all our time should be devoted to feeding and clothing the body.
By the year 2000 we will, I hope, raise our children to believe in human potential, not God.
Those who set out to serve both God and Mammon soon discover that there isn't a God.
I like to interpose in all of my appointments, if the Lord wills.
God is the name we give our conscience.
Nothing is void of God, his work is everywhere his full of himself.
While the womanly god demands our veneration, the godlike woman kindles our love; but while we allow ourselves to melt in the celestial loveliness, the celestial self-sufficiency holds us back in awe.
You have to believe in gods to see them.
If we really think about it, God exists for any single individual who puts his trust in Him, not for the whole of humanity, with its laws, its organizations, and its violence. Humanity is the demon which God does not succeed in destroying.
God, that dumping ground of our dreams.
God, that checkroom of our dreams.
God always has another custard pie up his sleeve.
Place yourself as an instrument in the hands of God, who does his own work in his own way.
People do not know what the Name of God can do. Those who repeat it constantly alone know its power. It can purify our mind completely... The Name can take us to the summit of spiritual experience.
God will provide -- ah, if only He would till He does!
Every man for himself and God for us all.
Forsake not God till you find a better master.
If God lived on earth, people would break his windows.
It is fear that first brought gods into the world.
There will be no peace so long as God remains unseated at the conference table.
God has been pleased to prescribe limits to his power and to work out his ends within these limits.
God has been pleased to prescribe limits to his power and to work out his ends within these limits.
Suddenly is the soul oned to God when it is truly peaced in itself: for in Him is found no wrath. And thus I saw when we are all in peace and in love, we find no contrariness, nor no manner of letting through that contrariness which is now in us.
To honor him whom we have made is far from honoring him that hath made us..
God, I can push the grass apart and lay my finger on Thy heart.
When we want to know God's will, there are three things which always concur: the inward impulse, the Word of God and the trend of circumstances. Never act until these three things agree.
Without doubt God is the universal moving force, but each being is moved according to the nature that God has given it. He directs angels, man, animals, brute matter, in sum all created things, but each according to its nature, and man having been created free, he is freely led. This rule is truly the eternal law and in it we must believe.
Seek to cultivate a buoyant, joyous sense of the crowded kindnesses of God in your daily life.
Others think it's a choice between doing what we want to do and being happy, and doing what God wants us to do and being miserable.
I was frustrated out of my mind, trying to figure out the will of God. I was doing everything but getting into the presence of God and asking Him to show me.
Has it ever struck you that the vast majority of the will of God for your life has already been revealed in the Bible? That is a crucial thing to grasp.
Some people think that God peers over the balcony of heaven trying to find anybody who is enjoying life. And when He spots a happy person, He yells, Now cut that out! That concept of God should make us shudder because it's blasphemous!
I cannot be a materialist -- but Oh, how is it possible that a God who speaks to all hearts can let Belgravia go laughing to a vicious luxury, and Whitechapel cursing to a filthy debauchery -- such suffering, such dreadful suffering -- and shall the short years of Christ's mission atone for it all?
God is indeed dead. He died of self-horror when He saw the creature He had made in His own image.
Nothing hath separated us from God but our own will, or rather our own will is our separation from God.
Let none turn over books, or roam the stars in quest of God, who sees him not in man.
I would not like to see a person who is sober, moderate, chaste and just say that there is no God. They would speak disinterestedly at least, but such a person is not to be found.
The intention which is fixed on God as its only end will keep people steady in their purposes, and deliver them from being the joke and scorn of fortune.
He does much who loves God much, and he does much who does his deed well, and he does his deed well who does it rather for the common good than for his own will.

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