Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
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.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
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.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger
God does not work for you, He works with you.
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.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.