Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
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.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.