Religion is the opium of the masses.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart his mouth speaks.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
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.