Religion Quotes

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Small: When the missionaries came to Africa they had the Bible and we had the land. They said Let us pray. We closed
Desmond Tutu
"When the missionaries came to Africa they had the Bible and we had the land. They said "Let us pray." We closed our eyes. When we opened them we had the Bible and they had the land"
Desmond Tutu, Leader
Small: I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ
Mahatma Gandhi
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ"
Mahatma Gandhi, Leader
Small: Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither
C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither"
C. S. Lewis, Author
Small: The Christian religion, though scattered and abroad will in the end gather itself together at the foot of the
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
"The Christian religion, though scattered and abroad will in the end gather itself together at the foot of the cross"
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, Writer
Small: Piety is not a goal but a means to attain through the purest peace of mind the highest culture
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
"Piety is not a goal but a means to attain through the purest peace of mind the highest culture"
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, Writer
Small: We are always on the anvil by trials God is shaping us for higher things
Henry Ward Beecher
"We are always on the anvil; by trials God is shaping us for higher things"
Henry Ward Beecher, Clergyman
Small: Why should we take advice on sex from the pope? If he knows anything about it, he shouldnt!
George Bernard Shaw
"Why should we take advice on sex from the pope? If he knows anything about it, he shouldn't!"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich
Napoleon Bonaparte
"Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich"
Napoleon Bonaparte, Leader
Small: We are punished by our sins, not for them
Elbert Hubbard
"We are punished by our sins, not for them"
Elbert Hubbard, Writer
Small: If a man would follow, today, the teachings of the Old Testament, he would be a criminal. If he would follow s
Robert G. Ingersoll
"If a man would follow, today, the teachings of the Old Testament, he would be a criminal. If he would follow strictly the teachings of the New, he would be insane"
Robert G. Ingersoll, Lawyer
Small: If the grandfather of the grandfather of Jesus had known what was hidden within him, he would have stood humbl
Kahlil Gibran
"If the grandfather of the grandfather of Jesus had known what was hidden within him, he would have stood humble and awe-struck before his soul"
Kahlil Gibran, Poet
Small: I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of o
Kahlil Gibran
"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, Poet
Small: Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads
Henry David Thoreau
"Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads"
Henry David Thoreau, Author
Small: Isnt it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the botto
Douglas Adams
"Isn't it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too?"
Douglas Adams, Writer
Small: He hoped and prayed that there wasnt an afterlife. Then he realized there was a contradiction involved here an
Douglas Adams
"He hoped and prayed that there wasn't an afterlife. Then he realized there was a contradiction involved here and merely hoped that there wasn't an afterlife"
Douglas Adams, Writer
Small: Human beings must be known to be loved but Divine beings must be loved to be known
Blaise Pascal
"Human beings must be known to be loved; but Divine beings must be loved to be known"
Blaise Pascal, Philosopher
Small: I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I
C. S. Lewis
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else"
C. S. Lewis, Author
Small: It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount
Helen Keller
"It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui"
Helen Keller, Author
Small: Its wonderful to climb the liquid mountains of the sky. Behind me and before me is God and I have no fears
Helen Keller
"It's wonderful to climb the liquid mountains of the sky. Behind me and before me is God and I have no fears"
Helen Keller, Author
Small: Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays
Søren Kierkegaard
"Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays"
Søren Kierkegaard, Philosopher
Small: I dont believe in God but Im very interested in her
Arthur C. Clarke
"I don't believe in God but I'm very interested in her"
Arthur C. Clarke, Writer
Small: Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life
"Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life"
Buddha, Leader
Small: Where it is a duty to worship the sun it is pretty sure to be a crime to examine the laws of heat
"Where it is a duty to worship the sun it is pretty sure to be a crime to examine the laws of heat"
John Morley, Statesman
Small: Creationists make it sound as though a theory is something you dreamt up after being drunk all night
Isaac Asimov
"Creationists make it sound as though a 'theory' is something you dreamt up after being drunk all night"
Isaac Asimov, Scientist
Small: Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation
Edmund Burke
"Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation"
Edmund Burke, Statesman
Small: God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through
Paul Valery
"God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through"
Paul Valery, Poet
Small: Recounting of a life story, a mind thinking aloud leads one inevitably to the consideration of problems which
"Recounting of a life story, a mind thinking aloud leads one inevitably to the consideration of problems which are no longer psychological but spiritual"
Paul Tournier, Author
Small: Doubt is part of all religion. All the religious thinkers were doubters
"Doubt is part of all religion. All the religious thinkers were doubters"
Isaac Bashevis Singer, Novelist
Small: Jim Bakker spells his name with two ks because three would be too obvious
"Jim Bakker spells his name with two k's because three would be too obvious"
Bill Maher, Comedian
Small: The Bible looks like it started out as a game of Mad Libs
"The Bible looks like it started out as a game of Mad Libs"
Bill Maher, Comedian
Small: You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself
"You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself"
Swami Vivekananda, Clergyman
Small: A just laicism allows religious freedom. The state does not impose religion but rather gives space to religion
"A just laicism allows religious freedom. The state does not impose religion but rather gives space to religions with a responsibility toward civil society, and therefore it allows these religions to be factors in building up society"
Joseph Ratzinger, Clergyman
Small: When lip service to some mysterious deity permits bestiality on Wednesday and absolution on Sunday, cash me ou
Frank Sinatra
"When lip service to some mysterious deity permits bestiality on Wednesday and absolution on Sunday, cash me out"
Frank Sinatra, Musician
Small: If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs ar
"If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs around their necks instead of crosses"
Lenny Bruce, Comedian
Small: Born again?! No, Im not. Excuse me for getting it right the first time
"Born again?! No, I'm not. Excuse me for getting it right the first time"
Dennis Miller, Comedian
Small: I prayed for twenty years but received no answer until I prayed with my legs
"I prayed for twenty years but received no answer until I prayed with my legs"
Frederick Douglass, Author
Small: I was raised Catholic, but my fathers people were Methodist, so we went to both churches
Aaron Neville
"I was raised Catholic, but my father's people were Methodist, so we went to both churches"
Aaron Neville, Musician
Small: Religion is the idol of the mob it adores everything it does not understand
"Religion is the idol of the mob; it adores everything it does not understand"
Frederick II, Royalty
Small: Prayer is the spirit speaking truth to Truth
"Prayer is the spirit speaking truth to Truth"
Philip James Bailey, Poet
Small: You can safely assume that youve created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same p
"You can safely assume that you've created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do"
Anne Lamott, Author
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