Religion is the opium of the masses.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.