The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
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.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.