Superstition Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Men are probably nearer the essential truth in their superstitions than in their science.
— Henry Thoreau
Superstition was with me at that moment, but it was not yet her hour for complete victory.
- Charlotte Brontë
My mother believed in all superstitions, plus she made some up.
- Donald E. Westlake
The worst of all superstitions may be that astrology is a superstition.
— Kedar Joshi
With their backs to the sunrise they worship the night.
- Robert G. Ingersoll
Superstitions are, for the most part, but the shadows of great truths.
- Tryon Edwards
What is it you most dislike? Stupidity, especially in its nastiest forms of racism and superstition.
- Christopher Hitchens
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
- George Herbert
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
Superstitions are habits rather than beliefs.
- Marlene Dietrich