Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.