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.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Silence, I discover, is something you can actually hear.
Devotion does not mean only chanting praise and singing glory of God, nor fasting and offerings made to God. Devotion is a specific attitude towards life and existence.
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.
I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
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.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.