Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadow for those who don't.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Not only does God play dice, but... he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.