• One cannot kill in the name of God..One cannot provoke, one cannot insult other people's faith.
    ~ Pope Francis
  • As the tragedy in Pakistan proves, religion is not enough to hold a nation together. But it is enough to destroy it.
    As the tragedy in Pakistan proves, religion is not enough to hold a nation together. But it is enough to destroy it.
    ~ Vir Sanghvi, on Peshawar Attacks
  • Once your mind begins to wrap itself around an all-inclusive God, you are truly escaping religion.
    Once your mind begins to wrap itself around an all-inclusive God, you are truly escaping religion.
    ~ Deepak Chopra
  • To see God without illusions, We've had to overturn conventional religion.
    To see God without illusions, We've had to overturn conventional religion.
    ~ Deepak Chopra
  • When the missionaries came to Africa they had Bible and we had the land. They said, "Let us pray." We closed our eyes. When we opened them we had the Bible and they had the land.
    ~ Desmond Tutu
  • It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.
    It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.
    ~ Thomas Jefferson
  • To devote your life to the good of all and to the happiness of all is religion. Whatever you do for your own sake is not religion.
    To devote your life to the good of all and to the happiness of all is religion. Whatever you do for your own sake is not religion.
    ~ Swami Vivekananda
  • Mystification is simple; clarity is the hardest thing of all.
    ~ Julian Barnes
  • We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another.
    We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another.
    ~ Jonathan Swift
  • This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
    ~ Dalai Lama