Quotations on Religion
Missionaries, my dear! Don't you realize that missionaries are the divinely provided food for destitute and underfed cannibals? Whenever they are on the brink of starvation, Heaven in its infinite mercy sends them a nice plump missionary.
... when the Gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers.
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution.
Religions die when they are proved to be true. Science is the record of dead religions.
"Know Thyself" was written over the portal of the antique world. Over the portal of the new world, "Be Thyself" shall be written. And the message of Christ to man was simply "Be Thyself." That is the secret of Christ.
People fashion their God
People fashion their God after their own understanding. They make their God first and worship him afterwards.
I sometimes think that God, in creating men, somewhat overestimated his ability.
Literature Facts and Trivia
Biography of Oscar Wilde