Though wrong gratifies in the moment, good yields its gifts over a lifetime.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
God's house must be clean, otherwise, God will just run away.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
My soul is from elsewhere, Iím sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
If man attempts to suppress the animal side of his nature by a sheer effort of conscious will, nature finds a hundred unexpected and unpleasant ways to take its revenge.
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.