Religion Quotes

Religion Quotes

A. P. Gouthey He helps others most, who shows them how to help themselves.
Fanny Burney I am ashamed of confessing that I have nothing to confess.
A. Huxley Give us this day our daily Faith, but deliver, dear God, from Belief.
Jack Paar Immigration is the sincerest form of flattery.
H. L. Mencken God is the immemorial refuge of the incompetent, thehelpless, the miserable. They find not only sanctuary in His arms, but also a kind of superiority, soothing to their macerated egos; He will set them above their betters.
James Joyce Jesus was a bachelor and never lived with a woman. Surely living with a woman is one of the most difficult things a man has to do, and he never did it.
W. H. Auden No opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible.
Carl Sagan Skeptical scrutiny is the means, in both science and religion, by which deep insights can be winnowed from deep nonsense.
A. Mark Wells The Christian does not consider death to be the end of his life, but the end of his troubles.
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu I despise the pleasure of pleasing people that I despise.
Louise Erdrich They were so strong in their beliefs that there came a time when it hardly mattered what exactly those beliefs were; they all fused into a single stubbornness.
Ovid Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these
George Bernard Shaw It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
Thomas Edison I have never seen the slightest scientific proof of the religious idea of heaven and hell, of future life for individuals, or of a personal God.
William S. Buroughs I think there are innumerable gods. What we here on earth call God is a little tribal God who has made an awful mess. Certainly forces operating trough human consciousness control events.
Voltaire God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Oscar Wilde A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
Hannah More Going to the opera, like getting drunk, is a sin that carries its own punishment with it.
William Hale White Blessed are they who heal you of self-despisings. Of all services which can be done to man, I know of none more precious.
Margot Asquith What a pity, when Christopher Columbus discovered America, that he ever mentioned it.

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