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.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
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The most satisfying thing in life is to have been able to give a large part of one's self to others.Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
Love is a sacred reserve of energy; it is like the blood of spiritual evolution.Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
If there is one thing I fear less than everything else, it is, I believe, persecution for my opinions. There are a good many points about which I may be diffident, but when it comes to questions of Truth and intellectual independence, there is no holding me - I can envisage no finer end than to sacrifice oneself for a conviction.Pierre Teilhard de Chardin