"Religion brings to man an inner strength, spiritual light, and ineffable peace."
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness."Alexis Carrel on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Alexis Carrel on Mahatma Gandhi
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."Alexis Carrel on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Alexis Carrel on C. S. Lewis
"I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is."Alexis Carrel on Albert Camus
"The love of beauty in its multiple forms is the noblest gift of the human cerebrum."
"Like hatred, jealousy is forbidden by the laws of life because it is essentially destructive."
"Science has to be understood in its broadest sense, as a method for comprehending all observable reality, and not merely as an instrument for acquiring specialized knowledge."
"The quality of life is more important than life itself."
"The most efficient way to live reasonably is every morning to make a plan of one's day and every night to examine the results obtained."