Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Religion is the opium of the masses.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
God is not a diversion.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
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.
In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe.
The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.