"If, then, faith widens the connections, it elevates the man."
"Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature."
"God who is eternally complete, who directs the stars, who is the master of fates, who elevates man from his lowliness to Himself, who speaks from the cosmos to every single human soul, is the most brilliant manifestation of the goal of perfection."
"Religions do a useful thing: they narrow God to the limits of man. Philosophy replies by doing a necessary thing: it elevates man to the plane of God."
"Just like music, sports elevates us to new levels of achievment."