Superstition Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Men are probably nearer the essential truth in their superstitions than in their science.
— Henry Thoreau
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
– Edmund Burke
What is it you most dislike? Stupidity, especially in its nastiest forms of racism and superstition.
– Christopher Hitchens
If you believed in Christianity or Islam it was called ‘faith’, but if you believed in astrology or Friday the thirteenth it was Superstition!
– Jostein Gaarder
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
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
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
– George Herbert
Superstitions are habits rather than beliefs.
– Marlene Dietrich
Superstition is a senseless fear of God.
A belief which leaves no place for doubt is not a belief; it is superstition.
– Jose Bergamin
A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere.
– Groucho Marx