Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
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.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
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.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
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.