A prophet is not someone with special visions, just someone blind to most of what others see.
- Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshiped anything but himself.
- Richard Francis Burton
Religion is like a pair of shoes.....Find one that fits for you, but don't make me wear your shoes.
- George Carlin
Religion isn't the cause of wars, it's the excuse.
- Jasper Fforde
Do you become spiritual by performing ceremonies and rituals…? Ceremonies and rituals sometimes give a certain sensation, so-called uplift. But they are repetitious, and every sensation that is repeated soon wearies of itself.
- J. Krishnamurti
We must remember that the test of our religious principles lies not just in what we say, not only in our prayers, not even in living blameless lives - but in what we do for others
- Harry S. Truman
Whether we like it or not, the one justification for the existence of all religions is death, they need death as much as we need bread to eat.
- José Saramago
The one who on demand of time, situation and circumstances can carry out an
act whenever, whatever, however is necessary for the benefit of all...is religious;
the rest all are irreligious.
- Deep Trivedi
It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are 20 gods, or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.
- Thomas Jefferson
In religion and politics people’s beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second-hand
- Mark Twain