I have been all things unholy. If God can work through me, He can work through anyone.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
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.
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.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.