"Religion is the possibility of the removal of every ground of confidence except confidence in God alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Karl Barth on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Karl Barth on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Karl Barth on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Karl Barth on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Karl Barth on Marilyn Monroe
"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."
"Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God."