Superstition Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Men are probably nearer the essential truth in their superstitions than in their science.
— Henry Thoreau
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
What is it you most dislike? Stupidity, especially in its nastiest forms of racism and superstition.
– Christopher Hitchens
Superstition is a senseless fear of God.
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
Superstitions are habits rather than beliefs.
– Marlene Dietrich
A belief which leaves no place for doubt is not a belief; it is superstition.
– Jose Bergamin