The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
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.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God.
The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
Faith without doubt is addiction
Religion is the opium of the masses.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
God is not a diversion.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.