Religion Quotes

There are three modes of bearing the ills of life, by indifference, by philosophy, and by religion.
– Charles Caleb Colton
The enemy is not just terrorism. It is the threat posed specifically by Islamist terrorism, by Bin Ladin and others who draw on a long tradition of extreme intolerance within a minority strain of Islam that does not distinguish politics from religion, and distorts both.
– John Cornyn
For me sport was a religion... with religious sentiment.
– Pierre de Coubertin
We have to pray with our eyes on God, not on the difficulties.
– Oswald Chambers
Cruel persecutions and intolerance are not accidents, but grow out of the very essence of religion, namely, its absolute claims.
– Morris Raphael Cohen
Let us have but one end in view, the welfare of humanity; and let us put aside all selfishness in consideration of language, nationality, or religion.
– John Comenius
All human beings have an innate need to hear and tell stories and to have a story to live by. religion, whatever else it has done, has provided one of the main ways of meeting this abiding need.
– Harvey Cox
I think that what went wrong with religion is the same thing that went wrong with politics. Is that it became too money based and too controlling. It's just a weakness that we human beings have for control - we want one thing and then we want more and then we want more.
– Dave Davies
I think there's been a big problem between religion, or organized religion, and spirituality.
– Dave Davies
I don't believe in organized religion - I dealt with them hand in hand, and a whole bunch of Catholic priests tried to molest me. Telling me I was gay and I should go home with them and stuff.
– Jonathan Davis
I am against religion because it teaches us to be satisfied with not understanding the world.
– Richard Dawkins
As soon as beauty is sought not from religion and love, but for pleasure, it degrades the seeker.
– Annie Dillard
Where knowledge ends, religion begins.
– Benjamin Disraeli
I prayed for twenty years but received no answer until I prayed with my legs.
– Frederick Douglass
Human rights is a universal standard. It is a component of every religion and every civilization.
– Shirin Ebadi
We must not enable anyone to impose his personal view regarding religion on others by force, oppression, or pressure.
– Shirin Ebadi
If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.
– Meister Eckhart
Religion is all bunk.
– Thomas A. Edison
There are two sorts of hypocrites: ones that are deceived with their outward morality and external religion; and the others are those that are deceived with false discoveries and elevation; which often cry down works, and men's own righteousness, and.
– Jonathan Edwards
It was the experience of mystery - even if mixed with fear - that engendered religion.
– Albert Einstein