In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia.
From now on we live in a world where man has walked on the Moon. It's not a miracle; we just decided to go.
The spirit of man can endure only so much and when it is broken only a miracle can mend it.
It is almost impossible to exaggerate the proneness of the human mind to take miracles as evidence, and to seek for miracles as evidence.
Miracles happen to those who believe in them.
In Israel, in order to be a realist you must believe in miracles.
I did not want to be a tree, a flower or a wave. In a dancer's body, we as audience must see ourselves, not the imitated behavior of everyday actions, not the phenomenon of nature, not exotic creatures from another planet, but something of a miracle.
If it's free, it's advice; if you pay for it, it's counseling; if you can use either one, it's a miracle.
America - It is a fabulous country, the only fabulous country; it is the only place where miracles not only happen, but where they happen all the time
Ignorance is the soil in which belief in miracles grows.
You can become blind by seeing each day as a similar one. Each day is a different one, each day brings a miracle of its own. It's just a matter of paying attention to this miracle.
The child must know that he is a miracle, that since the beginning of the world there hasn't been, and until the end of the world there will not be, another child like him.
Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled is made clean again.
The credulity of the church is decreasing, and the most marvelous miracles are not either 'explained,' or allowed to take refuge behind the mistakes of the translators, or hide in the drapery of allegory
Deep listening is miraculous for both listener and speaker. When someone receives us with open-hearted, non-judging, intensely interested listening, our spirits expand.
It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
Out of difficulties grow miracles.
It is nothing short of a miracle that modern methods of instruction have not yet entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry.
There is not to be found, in all history, any miracle attested by a sufficient number of men, of such unquestioned good sense, education and learning, as to secure us against all delusion in themselves
The many instances of forged miracles, and prophecies, and supernatural events, which, in all ages, have either been detected by contrary evidence, or which detect themselves by their absurdity, prove sufficiently the strong propensity of mankind to
A miracle is an act or event out of the order of nature and unaccountable, as beating a normal hand of four kings and an ace with four aces and a king.
A fact never went into partnership with a miracle. Truth scorns the assistance of wonders. A fact will fit every other fact in the universe, and that is how you can tell whether it is or is not a fact. A lie will not fit anything except another lie.
For two people in a marriage to live together day after day is unquestionably the one miracle the Vatican has overlooked.
I think miracles exist in part as gifts and in part as clues that there is something beyond the flat world we see.
That we must love one God only is a thing so evident that it does not require miracles to prove it.