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Quotes About Religion





My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Dalai Lama

I prayed for twenty years but received no answer until I prayed with my legs.
Frederick Douglass

I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Khalil Gibran

Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
Ronald Reagan

Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.
Mahatma Gandhi

I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
Galileo Galilei

The Bible shows the way to go to heaven, not the way the heavens go.
Galileo Galilei

Human beings must be known to be loved; but Divine beings must be loved to be known.
Blaise Pascal

The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
William Blake

The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion.
Thomas Paine

Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the soul bears the body, so God endures the world. Just as the soul sees but is not seen, so God sees but is not seen. Just as the soul feeds the body, so God gives food to the world.
Marcus Tullius Cicero

There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Dalai Lama

Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
Dalai Lama

It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.
Helen Keller

True religion is real living; living with all one's soul, with all one's goodness and righteousness.
Albert Einstein

When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.
Mahatma Gandhi

Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Albert Einstein

Jesus is ideal and wonderful, but you Christians - you are not like him.
Mahatma Gandhi

When I do good I feel good, when I do bad I feel bad, and that's my religion.
Abraham Lincoln

I believe in a religion that believes in freedom. Any time I have to accept a religion that won't let me fight a battle for my people, I say to hell with that religion.
Malcolm X

The God who existed before any religion counts on you to make the oneness of the human family known and celebrated.
Desmond Tutu

Since many of you do not belong to the Catholic Church and others are non-believers, from the bottom of my heart I give this silent blessing to each and every one of you, respecting the conscience of each one of you but knowing that each one of you is a child of God.
Pope Francis

There are many of us that are willing to do great things for the Lord, but few of us are willing to do little things.
Dwight L. Moody

Rivers, ponds, lakes and streams - they all have different names, but they all contain water. Just as religions do - they all contain truths.
Muhammad Ali

So I say to you, Ask and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you.
Jesus Christ

Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Napoleon Bonaparte

No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced that it says what he means.
George Bernard Shaw

Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation.
Edmund Burke

Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Edmund Burke

A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.
Theodore Roosevelt

Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Soren Kierkegaard

Science can purify religion from error and superstition. Religion can purify science from idolatry and false absolutes.
Pope John Paul II

All religions must be tolerated... for every man must get to heaven in his own way.
Epictetus

Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.
C. S. Lewis

My country is the world, and my religion is to do good.
Thomas Paine

To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.
Martin Luther

To gather with God's people in united adoration of the Father is as necessary to the Christian life as prayer.
Martin Luther

We are punished by our sins, not for them.
Elbert Hubbard

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.
Buddha


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