It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
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.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
Those who earn an honest living are the beloved of God.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Faith is a commitment to belief contrary to evidence and reason.
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth