September 22, 2016

Religion Quotes

“Religions are many, reason is one, we are all brothers.” – A. J. Cronin
“I do not find it easy to articulate thoughts about religion. I remain the sort of person who turns off ”Thought for the Day” when it comes on the radio.” – A.N. Wilson
“When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion.” – Abraham Lincoln
“Science is a differential equation. Religion is a boundary condition.” – Alan Turing
“Religion always remains higher than everyday life. In order to make the elevation towards religion easier for people, religion must be able to alter its forms in relation to the consciousness of modern man.” – Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
“Just because I don’t harass it like some peoples us know don’t mean I ain’t got religion.” – Alice Walker
“Irreligion – the principal one of the great faiths of the world.” – Ambrose Bierce
“Religion, n. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable.” – Ambrose Bierce
“Mayonnaise: One of the sauces which serve the French in place of a state religion.” – Ambrose Bierce
“When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.” – Anaïs Nin
“Practically speaking, your religion is the story you tell about your life.” – Andrew Greeley
“How can you tell when a political ideology has become the equivalent of a religion?” – Andrew Sullivan
“Religion is a drug, and to take drugs is degrading,’ he said. ‘You must learn to look life in the face. Throw away your cowardly drugs, and see the truth, the ugly, cruel, ungodly truth, as it really is.” – Anna Kavan
“I also don’t have organized religion on Pern. I figured – since there were four holy wars going on at the time of writing – that religion was one problem Pern didn’t need.” – Anne McCaffrey
“The greatest tragedy in mankind’s entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion.” – Arthur C. Clarke
“I have described religion as the metaphysics of the people.” – Arthur Schopenhauer
“The mullahs of the Islamic world and the mullahs of the Hindu world and the mullahs of the Christian world are all on the same side. And we are against them all.” – Arundhati Roy
“It’s not surprising, then, they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion or antipathy to people who aren’t like them or anti-immigrant sentiment or anti-trade sentiment as a way to explain their frustrations.” – Barack Obama
“A Goddess religion should be out in the open, not underground as it is right now. A Goddess religion would cause men to look at women differently.” – Barbara G. Walker
“Every dictator uses religion as a prop to keep himself in power.” – Benazir Bhutto
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