Religion is the opium of the masses.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
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.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
The greatest quality of a man is to treat his enemies in a better way, for Allah himself showed kindness to his unbelievers.
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.