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The word ''Christianity'' is already a misunderstanding -- in reality there has been only one Christian, and he died on the Cross.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) German-Swiss philosopher and writer.

Jesus is the God whom we can approach without pride and before whom we can humble ourselves without despair.

Blaise Pascal (1623-1662) French mathematician, physicist and philosopher.

I know God will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish that He didn't trust me so much.

Mother Teresa (1910-1997) Albanian-born missionary.

At sometime in our lives a devil dwells within us, causes heartbreaks, confusion and troubles, then dies.

Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) 26th president of the U.S.

Satan trembles when he sees the weakest saint upon their knees.

William Cowper (1731-1800) British poet.

Thinking as I do that the Creator of this world is a very cruel being, and being a worshipper of Christ, I cannot help saying: ''the Son, O how unlike the Father!'' First God Almighty comes with a thump on the head. Then Jesus Christ comes with a balm to heal it.

William Blake (1757-1827) British poet and painter.

Protestantism has the method of Jesus with His secret too much left out of mind; Catholicism has His secret with His method too much left out of mind; neither has His unerring balance, His intuition, His sweet reasonableness. But both have hold of a great truth, and get from it a great power.

Matthew Arnold (1822-1888) British poet and cultural critic.

The devil is the author of confusion.

Robert Burton (1577-1640) English scholar.

The Angels were all singing out of tune, and hoarse with having little else to do, excepting to wind up the sun and moon or curb a runaway young star or two.

Lord Byron (1788-1824) British poet.

A civilization is destroyed only when its gods are destroyed.

Emil Cioran (1911-1995) Romanian philosopher and essayist.

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