Religion Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another.
— Jonathan Swift
I believe that religion is the belief in future life and in God. I don’t believe in either. I don’t believe in God as I don’t believe in Mother Goose.
— Clarence Darrow
Religion is part of the human make-up. It’s also part of our cultural and intellectual history. Religion was our first attempt at literature, the texts, our first attempt at cosmology, making sense of where we are in the universe, our first attempt at health care, believing in faith healing, our first attempt at philosophy.
– Christopher Hitchens
Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged.
Science investigates; religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge, which is power; religion gives man wisdom,which is control. Science deals mainly with facts; religion deals mainly with values. The two are not rivals.”
– Martin Luther King Jr.
Any religion or philosophy which is not based on a respect for life is not a true religion or philosophy.
– Albert Schweitzer
Hobbies of any kind are boring except to people who have the same hobby. This is also true of religion, although you will not find me saying so in print.
– Dave Barry
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
– Dalai Lama
One doesn’t have to be religious to lead a moral life or attain wisdom.
– Allan Lokos