It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
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.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
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.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
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.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
God has no religion.