Religion Quotes

Duane Chapman #Food #Religion

Photo of Duane Chapman We believe that God is big enough to give every nationality their own religion, as he's given them their own taste in food, in plants, in furniture, and housing. I think that each religion has their basic Christ-ish way to get to the Everlasting God.
William Blake #Politics #Religion

Photo of William Blake What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what is a theatre? are they two and not one? Can they exist separate? Are not religion and politics the same thing? Brotherhood is religion. O demonstrations of reason dividing families in cruelty and pride!
Honore de Balzac #Art #History #Religion

Passion is universal humanity. Without it religion, history, romance and art would be useless.
Richard Dawkins #God #Religion

Photo of Richard Dawkins A universe with a God would look quite different from a universe without one. A physics, a biology where there is a God is bound to look different. So the most basic claims of religion are scientific. Religion is a scientific theory.
Edgar Allan Poe #Fear #Imagination #Poetry #Religion

Photo of Edgar Allan Poe All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Martin Luther #God #Life #Religion

Photo of Martin Luther To gather with God's people in united adoration of the Father is as necessary to the Christian life as prayer.
Felix Adler #Faith #Religion

Ethical religion can be real only to those who are engaged in ceaseless efforts at moral improvement. By moving upward we acquire faith in an upward movement, without limit.
Voltaire #Money #Religion

Photo of Voltaire When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Madonna Ciccone #Family #Freedom #God #Humor #Life #Religion

Be strong, believe in freedom and in God, love yourself, understand your sexuality, have a sense of humor, masturbate, don't judge people by their religion, color or sexual habits, love life and your family.
Swami Vivekananda #God #Religion

Photo of Swami Vivekananda You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
Sting #Music #Religion

There's no religion but sex and music.
Alan Watts #Faith #God #Nature #Religion

In other words, a person who is fanatic in matters of religion, and clings to certain ideas about the nature of God and the universe, becomes a person who has no faith at all.
Jerry B. Jenkins #Fear #Religion

I fear it's because religion is man's attempt to reach God, and when he feels he has succeeded, he cannot abide anyone else's claim to have done the same.
Madalyn Murray O'Hair #History #Religion

Photo of Madalyn Murray O'Hair Religion has caused more misery to all of mankind in every stage of human history than any other single idea.
William Blake #Forgiveness #Religion

Photo of William Blake The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Jesse Ventura #Freedom #Religion #Truth

Photo of Jesse Ventura There are lots of people out there who think they know the truth about God and religion, but does anybody really know for sure? That's why the founding fathers built freedom of religious belief into the structure of this nation, so that everybody could make up their minds for themselves.
Ambrose Bierce #Fear #Hope #Nature #Religion

Photo of Ambrose Bierce Religion. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable.
Cliff Stearns #Legal #Religion

Photo of Cliff Stearns Perhaps these Ten Commandments cases will be the turning point in the legal war against religion.
Chinua Achebe #Good #Religion

Photo of Chinua Achebe In fact, I thought that Christianity was very a good and a very valuable thing for us. But after a while, I began to feel that the story that I was told about this religion wasn't perhaps completely whole, that something was left out.
Mitt Romney #Business #Experience #Freedom #Religion

Freedom. Freedom of religion. Freedom to speak their mind. Freedom to build a life. And yes, freedom to build a business. With their own hands. This is the essence of the American experience.
Charles Caleb Colton #Politics #Religion

In religion as in politics it so happens that we have less charity for those who believe half our creed, than for those who deny the whole of it.
Rick Wakeman #Faith #Religion #Respect

Photo of Rick Wakeman My faith is very private to me. It plays an important part in my life, but I do not try and throw my beliefs at others. I have tremendous respect for all faiths and beliefs, but have a deep concern that religion and faith are currently a long way apart from each other.
Anthony Hopkins #Nature #Religion

Photo of Anthony Hopkins We all dream. We dream vividly, depending on our nature. Our existence is beyond our explanation, whether we believe in God or we have religion or we're atheist.
Barney Frank #Hope #Religion

Photo of Barney Frank I hope we will not so characterize religious people as being so narrow and so biased towards people not of their own religion that they cannot even work with them in this common cause to which you say they are committed.
Carol P. Christ #Death #Religion

In Goddess religion death is not feared, but is understood to be a part of life, followed by birth and renewal.