You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
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.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
God has no religion.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification