Leo Tolstoy On God

DDF1B8C8-9237-401F-BCED-4E984446A739Leo Tolstoy (September 09, 1828 – November 20, 1910)

At the thought of God, happy waves of life welled up inside me. Everything came alive, took on meaning. The moment I thought I knew God, I lived. But the moment I forgot him, the moment I stopped believing, I also stopped living.