God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
The social principles of Christianity preach cowardice, self-contempt, abasement, submission, humility, in a word all the qualities of the canaille
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
To withdraw is not to run away - and to stay is no wise action - when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
If you're really spiritual, then you should be totally independent of the good and the bad opinions of the world... you should have faith in yourself.
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.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
As a well spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.