Quotes about Religion page 3
Suppose a nation in some distant region should take the Bible for their only law book, and every member should regulate his conduct by the precepts there exhibited. What a Utopia! What a paradise this region would be.John Adams
A wise man once said "If I could prove there was no God I would keep it a secret lest the world destroyed itself".R. A. Underwood
I know God won't give me more than I can handle. I just wish He didn't trust me so much.Mother Teresa
When you grow up in America things like Christianity waters down your feeling... When you're taught to love everybody, taught to love you're enemies, what value does that put on love?Marilyn Manson
If you bring out what is within you, what you bring out will save you; if you do not bring out what is within you, what you do not bring out will destroy you.Jesus Christ - Gnostic Gospels
God has given us a universe. It's really an expensive toy with no instructions. We're gonna break it sooner or later.Kevin Maurer
All those who believe in telekinetics, raise my hand...Kurt Vonnegut
God save me from your followers.Bumper sticker
The worst prison is a closed heart.Pope John Paul
I believe Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen, not because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.C. S. Lewis
He that loves a tree, hates the worm that consumes it; he that loves a garment, hates the moth that eats it; he that loveth life, abhorreth death; and he that loves the Lord hates everything that offends him.William Couper
The clergy believe that any portion of power confided to me will be exerted in opposition to their schemes. And they believe rightly; for I have sworn upon the altar of God eternal hostility against any form of tyranny known to the mind of man.Thomas Jefferson
From deep within our secret souls, do demons lie and take their toll.
Every man has the right to go to hell by a means of his own choosing.
Nero contrived all manners of punishments for the Christians that the most infernal imagination could design. In particular, he had some sewed up in skins of wild beasts, and then worried by dogs until they expired; and others dressed in shirts made stiff with wax, fixed to axletrees, and set on fire in his gardens, in order to illuminate the gardens. This persecution was general throughout the whole Roman Empire; but it rather increased than diminished the spirit of Christianity.Brian Chidester
The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshipped anything but himself.
The church says that the Earth is flat, but I have seen the shadow on the moon and I have more faith in the shadow than in the church.Ferdinand Magellan
A long and wicked life followed by five minutes of perfect grace gets you into Heaven. An equally long life of decent living and good works followed by one outburst of taking the name of the lord in vain-- then have a heart attack at that moment and be damned for eternity. Is that the system?Robert Heinlein
True evil entered the world not with the first sin, nor even with the first murder. It came when an otherwise decent man first looked at a sinner, and at a guiltless stranger with a similar appearance... and punished both of them.
For believers no explanation is needed, for unbelievers no explanation can be given.
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