Superstition Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Men are probably nearer the essential truth in their superstitions than in their science.
— Henry Thoreau
When it’s your fourth marriage, you tend to lose faith in superstitions.
– Susan Elizabeth Phillips
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
– George Herbert
What is it you most dislike? Stupidity, especially in its nastiest forms of racism and superstition.
– Christopher Hitchens
A belief which leaves no place for doubt is not a belief; it is superstition.
– Jose Bergamin
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
– Edmund Burke
You never see animals going through the absurd and often horrible fooleries of magic and religion. Only man behaves with such gratuitous folly. It is the price he has to pay for being intelligent but not, as yet, quite intelligent enough.
– Aldous Huxley
Belief is the death of intelligence.
– Robert Anton Wilson
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
– Bertrand Russell
A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere.
– Groucho Marx
Superstitions are habits rather than beliefs.
– Marlene Dietrich