"Someday, after mastering the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love, and then, for a second time in the history of the world, man will have discovered fire."
"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."Pierre Teilhard de Chardin 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."Pierre Teilhard de Chardin on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."Pierre Teilhard de Chardin 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."Pierre Teilhard de Chardin on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."Pierre Teilhard de Chardin on Lawrence Welk
"Love alone is capable of uniting living beings in such a way as to complete and fulfill them, for it alone takes them and joins them by what is deepest in themselves."
"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience."
"You are not a human being in search of a spiritual experience. You are a spiritual being immersed in a human experience."
"The world is round so that friendship may encircle it."
"In the final analysis, the questions of why bad things happen to good people transmutes itself into some very different questions, no longer asking why something happened, but asking how we will respond, what we intend to do now that it happened."