It is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid pregnancy by a resort to mathematics, though she is still forbidden to resort to physics or chemistry.
We must respect the other fellow's religion, but only in the sense and to the extent that we respect his theory that his wife is beautiful and his children smart.
Born again?! No, I'm not. Excuse me for getting it right the first time.
Where it is a duty to worship the sun it is pretty sure to be a crime to examine the laws of heat.
The Christian resolution to find the world ugly and bad has made the world ugly and bad.
Human beings must be known to be loved; but Divine beings must be loved to be known.
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced that it says what he means.
Why should we take advice on sex from the pope? If he knows anything about it, he shouldn't!
Jews have suffered persecution from misguided Christians who tortured the Jews for their part in killing Christ. These Christians forgot that Christ died because of the sins of all men.
When lip service to some mysterious deity permits bestiality on Wednesday and absolution on Sunday, cash me out.
Doubt is part of all religion. All the religious thinkers were doubters.
If I had been the Virgin Mary, I would have said "No."
The memory of my own suffering has prevented me from ever shadowing one young soul with the superstition of the Christian religion.
Christianity means a lot more than church membership.
When I pray, coincidences happen, and when I don't, they don't.
Recounting of a life story, a mind thinking aloud leads one inevitably to the consideration of problems which are no longer psychological but spiritual.
When the missionaries came to Africa they had the 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.
God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.