By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
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.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.