"Jesus does not give recipes that show the way to God as other teachers of religion do. He is himself the way."
"Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right."Karl Barth on Abraham Lincoln
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."Karl Barth on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."Karl Barth on Albert Einstein
"While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation."Karl Barth on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."Karl Barth on Lawrence Welk
"Religion is the possibility of the removal of every ground of confidence except confidence in God alone."
"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."
"Faith in God's revelation has nothing to do with an ideology which glorifies the status quo."
"Faith is never identical with piety."
"It is always the case that when the Christian looks back, he is looking at the forgiveness of sins."