I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
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.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
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.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless.
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.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
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.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.