Religion Quotes, Sayings about spirituality - Page 2
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses.
- Arthur Schopenhauer
All men have need of the gods.
- Homer J Simpson
The church is the great lost and found department.
- Robert Short
One man’s religion is another man’s belly laugh.
- Robert A. Heinlein
Truth is my God. Nonviolence is my way of realizing Him.
- Mohandas K. Gandhi
The churches must learn humility as well as teach it.
- George Bernard Shaw
Calling Atheism a religion is like calling bald a hair color.
- Don Hirschberg
I speak not of men’s creeds they rest between Man and his Maker.
- George Gordon
Religions are many and diverse, but reason and goodness are one.
- Elbert Hubbard
Let your religion be less of a theory and more of a love affair.
- G.K. Chesterton
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
- Immanuel Kant
Puritanism the haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
- H. L. Mencken
People don’t come to church for preachments, of course, but to daydream about God.
- Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
Religion often gets credit for curing rascals when old age is the real medicine.
- Austin O’Malley
Doubt is part of all religion. All the religious thinkers were doubters.
- Isaac Bashevis
As to the gods, I have no means of knowing either that they exist or do not exist.
Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.
- C. S. Lewis
I like the silence of a church, before the service begins better than any preaching.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through.
Paul Valery is.
- Albert Camus
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
The intention of the Holy Ghost is to teach us how one goes to heaven, not how heaven goes.
- Galileo Galilei
The true meaning of religion is thus not simply morality, but morality touched by emotion.
- Matthew Arnold
Friedrich SchleiermacherThe essence of religion consists in the feeling of an absolute dependence.
- Frederick Douglass
It is doubtless true that religion has been the world’s psychiatrist throughout the centuries.
- Karl Menninger
A religion that takes no account of practical affairs and does not help to solve them is no religion.
- Mohandas Gandi
My religious position: I think that God could do a lot better, and I’m willing to give Him the chance.
- Mignon McLaughlin
Most sermons sound to me like commercials but I can’t make out whether God is the Sponsor or the Product.
- Mignon McLaughlin
The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshipped anything but himself.
- Richard Francis Burton
Christianity is not being destroyed by the confusions and concussions of the time; it is being discovered.
- Hugh E. Brown
We are pantheists when we study nature, polytheists when we write poetry, monotheists in our morality.
- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Most men’s anger about religion is as if two men should quarrel for a lady that neither of them care for.
- George Savile
Democracy is itself, a religious faith. For some it comes close to being the only formal religion they have.
- E. B. White
The moral and religious system which Jesus Christ transmitted to us is the best the world has ever seen, or can see.
- Benjamin Franklin
No religion is a true religion that does not make men tingle to their finger tips with a sense of infinite hazard.
- William Ernest
Did St. Francis really preach to the birds? Whatever for? If he really liked birds he would have done better to preach to the cats.
- Rebecca West
For two people in a marriage to live together day after day is unquestionably the one miracle the Vatican has overlooked.
- Bill Cosby
I cannot conceive of a God who rewards and punishes his sic creatures, or has a will of the type of which we are conscious ourselves.
- Albert Einstein
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
- Kahlil Gibran
Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There’s a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning.
- Bill Gates
People who want to share their religious views with you almost never want you to share yours with them.
- Dave Barry