Religion Quotes

Prisons are built with stones of Law. Brothels with the bricks of religion.
– William Blake
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
– William Blake
What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what is a theatre? are they two and not one? Can they exist separate? Are not religion and politics the same thing? Brotherhood is religion. O demonstrations of reason dividing families in cruelty and pride!
– William Blake
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
– Erma Bombeck
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
To die for a religion is easier than to live it absolutely.
– Jorge Luis Borges
To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god.
– Jorge Luis Borges
It's a bit odd that nobody seems to be using the correct technical term to describe organized Islamic terrorists. They are not a faction of a religion or a social movement. They are a cult. A suicide cult.
– Craig Bruce
Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.
– Buddha
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
– Edmund Burke
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation.
– Edmund Burke
Joy in the universe, and keen curiosity about it all - that has been my religion.
– John Burroughs
The Kingdom of Heaven is not a place, but a state of mind.
– John Burroughs
I think you can judge from somebody's actions a kind of a stability and sense of purpose perhaps created by strong religious roots. I mean, there's a certain patience, a certain discipline, I think, that religion helps you achieve.
– George W. Bush
People in general are equally horrified at hearing the Christian religion doubted, and at seeing it practiced.
– Samuel Butler
There's naught, no doubt, so much the spirit calms as rum and true religion.
– Lord Byron
Religion fails if it cannot speak to men as they are.
– William Barclay
As long as I don't write about the government, religion, politics, and other institutions, I am free to print anything.
– Pierre de Beaumarchais