The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
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.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
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.
God has no religion.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger