The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
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 simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
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.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
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.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God.
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.