Religion Quotes

Religion Quotes

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.
John Gillespie Magee Jr. I put out my hand, and touched the face of God.
A. Mark Wells The Christian does not consider death to be the end of his life, but the end of his troubles.
Sugar Ray Robinson Hurting people is my business.
Paul Valery God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through.
Steven Wright If God dropped acid, would he see people?
Robert W. Sarnoff Finance is the art of passing currency from hand to hand until it finally disappears.
Friedrich Nietzsche In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point.
Oscar Wilde Truth, in the matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived.
Thomas Carlyle If Jesus Christ were to come today, people would not even crucify him. They would ask him to dinner, and hear what he had to say, and make fun of it.
Vilhjalmur Stefansson What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising? Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public; ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public.
W. Somerset Maugham People ask for criticism, but they only want praise.
Andy Warhol Two people kissing always look like fish.
Thomas Jefferson Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
Kahlil Gibran You pray in your distress and in your need; would that you might also pray in the fullness of your joy and in your days of abundance.
Simone Weil All sins are attempts to fill voids.
Philip Wylie God must hate common people, because he made them so common.
Voltaire Since the whole affair had become one of religion, the vanquished were of course exterminated.
Bertrand Russell So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.
H. L. Mencken In this world of sin and sorrow, there is always something to be thankful for; as for me, I rejoice that I am not a Republican.
Carl Sagan All of the books in the world contain no more information than is broadcast as video in a single large American city in a single year. Not all bits have equal value.
Joan Kiser The sins of the fathers are often visited upon the sons-in-law.
Tom Wolfe A cult is a religion with no political power
William Hamilton It strkes me as singularly inappropriate for a school to use its students for fund-raising. It reminded me of the first time I saw a gypsy mother send her baby out to beg.
Albert Einstein I want to know Gods thoughts... all the rest are just details

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