It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.