Religion Quotes

Joseph Campbell #God #Religion

God is a metaphor for that which transcends all levels of intellectual thought. It's as simple as that.
Serj Tankian #Change #Religion

Photo of Serj Tankian We first fought... in the name of religion, then Communism, and now in the name of drugs and terrorism. Our excuses for global domination always change.
Martin Scorsese #Movies #Religion

Photo of Martin Scorsese My whole life has been movies and religion. That's it. Nothing else.
Oriana Fallaci #Freedom #Religion

Photo of Oriana Fallaci I am known for a life spent in the struggle for freedom, and freedom includes the freedom of religion.
Thomas Carlyle #Great #Religion

Photo of Thomas Carlyle The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion.
Anatole France #Great #Religion

Photo of Anatole France Religion has done love a great service by making it a sin.
Desmond Tutu #Family #God #Religion

Photo of Desmond Tutu The God who existed before any religion counts on you to make the oneness of the human family known and celebrated.
Billy Graham #God #Religion

Photo of Billy Graham Communism has decided against God, against Christ, against the Bible, and against all religion.
Buddha #Life #Men #Religion

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.
Michael Bloomberg #Government #Religion

Photo of Michael Bloomberg Whatever you may think of the proposed mosque and community center, lost in the heat of the debate has been a basic question: Should government attempt to deny private citizens the right to build a house of worship on private property based on their particular religion?
Frank Murphy #Freedom #Religion

Photo of Frank Murphy Freedom of speech, freedom of the press, and freedom of religion all have a double aspect - freedom of thought and freedom of action.
B. R. Ambedkar #Good #Religion

Photo of B. R. Ambedkar A people and their religion must be judged by social standards based on social ethics. No other standard would have any meaning if religion is held to be necessary good for the well-being of the people.
Benjamin Carson #Freedom #Religion #War

Resist this war on God, freedom of religion and freedom of speech.
Edmund Burke #Art #Religion

Photo of Edmund Burke Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel #Poetry #Religion

He who has religion will speak poetry. But philosophy is the tool with which to seek and discover religion.
Bear Grylls #Faith #Home #Religion

Photo of Bear Grylls Christianity is not about religion. It's about faith, about being held, about being forgiven. It's about finding joy and finding home.
George Washington #Good #Government #Great #Religion

We are persuaded that good Christians will always be good citizens, and that where righteousness prevails among individuals the Nation will be great and happy. Thus while just government protects all in their religious rights, true religion affords to government it's surest support.
Carrie-Anne Moss #Design #Religion

Photo of Carrie-Anne Moss People tell you the world looks a certain way. Parents tell you how to think. Schools tell you how to think. TV. Religion. And then at a certain point, if you're lucky, you realize you can make up your own mind. Nobody sets the rules but you. You can design your own life.
William Robertson Smith #Imagination #Religion

Photo of William Robertson Smith Even the highest forms of sacrificial worship present much that is repulsive to modern ideas, and in particular it requires an effort to reconcile our imagination to the bloody ritual which is prominent in almost every religion which has a strong sense of sin.
Thomas Paine #Good #Religion

The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion.
Alfred de Vigny #Poetry #Religion

Photo of Alfred de Vigny But it is the province of religion, of philosophy, of pure poetry only, to go beyond life, beyond time, into eternity.
Richard M. Nixon #Change #History #Hope #Nature #Religion #Respect

In the long term we can hope that religion will change the nature of man and reduce conflict. But history is not encouraging in this respect. The bloodiest wars in history have been religious wars.
Thomas Paine #Good #Religion

Every religion is good that teaches man to be good and I know of none that instructs him to be bad.
James A. Michener #Fear #Food #Home #Religion

Photo of James A. Michener If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.
Khalil Gibran #Life #Religion

Photo of Khalil Gibran Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.