To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
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 believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.