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.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.
Give us this day our daily faith, but deliver us, dear God, from belief.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
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.
Faith without doubt is addiction
Religion is the opium of the masses.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
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.