Religion Quotes

Religion Quotes

Samuel Beckett The major sin is the sin of being born.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Being perfectly well-dressed gives a feeling of tranquility that religion is powerless to bestow.
Stendhal All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of the few.
Simms Neither praise nor blame is the object of true criticism. Justly to discriminate, firmly to establish, wisely to proscribe, and honestly to award - these are the true aims and duties of criticism.
Malcom Forbes Anyone who says businessmen deal in facts, not fiction, has never read old five-year projections.
Lenny Bruce Every day people are straying away from the church and going back to God.
A. Huxley Give us this day our daily Faith, but deliver, dear God, from Belief.
Robert W. Sarnoff Finance is the art of passing currency from hand to hand until it finally disappears.
Hannah More Going to the opera, like getting drunk, is a sin that carries its own punishment with it.
Anton Chekhov People are far more sincere and good-humored at speeding their parting guests than on meeting them.
Andy Warhol Two people kissing always look like fish.
Ovid Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these
Mark Twain It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either of them.
Author Unknown It is usually best to be generous with praise, but cautious with criticism.
Mark Twain If Christ were here now there is one thing he would not be - a Christian.
H. L. Mencken The chief contribution of Protestantism to human thought is its massive proof that God is a bore.
George Santayana Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear the better.
R. D. Laing Perhaps God is not dead; perhaps God is himself mad.
Friedrich Nietzsche In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point.
Sugar Ray Robinson Hurting people is my business.
Bob Stokes The world is proof that God is a committee.
Marcel Proust The charms of a passing woman are usually in direct relation to the speed of her passing.
Emily Dickinson They say that God is everywhere, and yet we always think of Him as somewhat of a recluse.
Confucius While you are not able to serve men, how can you serve spirits [of the dead]?...While you do not know life, how can you know about death?
Agnes Repplier Humor distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their pedestals.

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