religion quotes

It doesn't matter what color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, etc., everyone should have the same freedoms and liberties.Lance Bass

Science, like art, religion, commerce, warfare, and even sleep, is based on presuppositions.Gregory Bateson

Even if it were proven that God didn't exist, Religion would still be Saintly and Divine.Charles Baudelaire

Our religion is itself profoundly sad - a religion of universal anguish, and one which, because of its very catholicity, grants full liberty to the individual and asks no better than to be celebrated in each man's own language - so long as he knows anguish and is a painter.Charles Baudelaire

According to some Eastern religion, there is a belt that goes across the world, and I've heard that Minnesota is right in the heart of this spiritual-creative belt of energy.Melody Beattie

We aim in the domain of politics at republicanism; in the domain of economics at socialism; in the domain of what is today called religion, at atheism.August Bebel

All theory of modernity in sociology suggests that the more modernity there is, the less religion. In my theory we can realize that this is wrong: atheism is only one belief system among many.Ulrich Beck

The basic assumption of the secular society is that modernity overcomes religion.Ulrich Beck

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.Henry Ward Beecher

No great advance has been made in science, politics, or religion without controversy.Lyman Beecher

I believe every religion captures a piece of the truth.James Van Der Beek

The point here is that physics followed the data where it seemed to lead, even though some thought the model gave aid and comfort to religion.Michael Behe

Art and Religion are, then, two roads by which men escape from circumstance to ecstasy. Between aesthetic and religious rapture there is a family alliance. Art and Religion are means to similar states of mind.Clive Bell

When theology erodes and organization crumbles, when the institutional framework of religion begins to break up, the search for a direct experience which people can feel to be religious facilitates the rise of cults.Daniel Bell

A just laicism allows religious freedom. The state does not impose religion but rather gives space to religions with a responsibility toward civil society, and therefore it allows these religions to be factors in building up society.Pope Benedict XVI

Open your newspaper - any day of the week - and you will find a report from somewhere in the world of someone being imprisoned, tortured or executed because his opinions or religion are unacceptable to his government.Peter Benenson

Communism introduced into the world a substitute for true religion. It is a counterfeit of the gospel plan.Ezra Taft Benson

The Book of Mormon is the 'keystone' of our religion, and the Doctrine and Covenants is the 'capstone,' with continuing latter day revelation. The Lord has placed His stamp of approval on both the keystone and the capstone.Ezra Taft Benson

No power of government ought to be employed in the endeavor to establish any system or article of belief on the subject of religion.Jeremy Bentham

It is not our sexual preferences, the color of our skin, the language we speak, nor the religion we practice that creates friction, hatred and wars amongst in society. It is our words and the words of our leaders that can create that disparity.Yehuda Berg