We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death ... I think. peace and tranquillity will return again.
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.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
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.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
How can the heart travel to God, when it is chained by its desires?
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
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.
Religion is the opium of the masses.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Let one who has become wealthy reign, and let one who has power renounce
If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself.