Archive for the 'Religion Quotes' Category

“Is there life…” Graffito

“Is there life before death?” Graffito, in Belfast

“It is the final proof…” Peter De Vries

“It is the final proof of God’s omnipotence that he need not exist in order to save us.” Peter De Vries, in “The Mackerel Plaza”

“If a man will begin…” Francis Bacon

“If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts he shall end in certainties.” Francis Bacon

“If God did not exist…” Voltaire

“If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent Him.” Voltaire

“What can you say about…” Irv Kupcinet

“What can you say about a society that says that God is dead and Elvis is alive?” Irv Kupcinet

“Religious faith, as the faith…” E. Morin

“Religious faith, as the faith in an idea, is a profound strength that helps to support against the cruelty of the world.”   – E. Morin

“Religion gives safety, confidence…” E. Morin

“Religion gives safety, confidence and hope to the human spirit; the spirit gains the certainty of a saving truth that repeals the corrosion of doubt.”   – E. Morin

“Because we all share an…” Dalai Lama

“Because we all share an identical need for love, it is possible to feel that anybody we meet, in whatever circumstances, is a brother or sister.”   – Dalai Lama

“The key to a happier world…” Dalai Lama

“The key to a happier world is the growth of compassion. We do not need to become religious, nor do we need to believe in an ideology. All that is necessary is for each of us to develop our good human qualities.”   – Dalai Lama