There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
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.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
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.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.