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.
I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
-Henry Ward Beecher
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.
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.
It's wonderful to climb the liquid mountains of the sky. Behind me and before me is God and I have no fears.
Let your religion be less of a theory and more of a love affair.
-Gilbert K. Chesterton
More and more people care about religious tolerance as fewer and fewer care about religion.
No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced that it says what he means.
-George Bernard Shaw
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.