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The Idea Of Legally Establishing Inalienable, Inherent And Sacred Rights Of The Individual Is Not Of Political But Religious Origin.
~ George Jellinek
To Know That What Is Impenetrable To Us Really Exists, Manifesting Itself As The Highest Wisdom And The Most Radiant Beauty, Which Our Dull Facilities Can Comprehend Only In The Most Primitive Forms--this Knowledge, This Feeling, Is At The Center Of True Religiousness. In This Sense, And In This Sense Only, I Belong To The Ranks Of The Devoutly Religious Men.
~ Albert Einstein
A Religious Man Is A Person Who Holds God And Man In One Thought At One Time, At All Times, Who Suffers Harm Done To Others, Whose Greatest Passion Is Compassion, Whose Greatest Strength Is Love And Defiance Of Despair.
~ Abraham Joshua Heschel
The Only Religious Way To Think Of Death Is As A Part And Parcel Of Life To Regard It, With The Understanding And The Emotions, As The Inviolable Condition Of Life.
~ Thomas Mann
Our Constitution Was Made Only For A Moral And Religious People. It Is Wholly Inadequate To The Government Of Any Other.
~ John Quincy Adams
To Emphasize The Afterlife Is To Deny Life. To Concentrate On Heaven Is To Create Hell. In Their Desperate Longing To Transcend The Disorderliness, Friction, And Unpredictability That Pesters Life; In Their Desire For A Fresh Start In A Tidy Habitat, Germ-free And Secured By Angels, Religious Multitudes Are Gambling The Only Life They May Ever Have On A Dark Horse In A Race That Has No Finish Line.
~ Tom Robbins, _Skinny Legs and All_, 1990, p. 305
People May Say What They Like About The Decay Of Christianity The Religious System That Produced Green Chartreuse Can Never Really Die.
~ Saki
I Wonder If Other Dogs Think Poodles Are Members Of A Weird Religious Cult.
~ Rita Rudne
To Attempt To Be Religious Without Practicing A Specific Religion Is As Possible As Attempting To Speak Without A Specific Language.
~ George Santayana
Men Are Not Made Religious By Performing Certain Actions Which Are Externally Good, But They Must First Have Righteous Principles, And Then They Will Not Fail To Perform Virtuous Actions.
~ Martin Luthe
The Religious Community Is Essential, For Alone Our Vision Is Too Narrow To See All That Must Be Seen. Together, Our Vision Widens And Strength Is Renewed.
~ Mark Morrison- Reed
If You Can Impress Any Man With An Absorbing Conviction Of The Supreme Importance Of Some Moral Or Religious Doctrine If You Can Make Him Believe That Those Who Reject That Doctrine Are Doomed To Eternal Perdition If You Then Give That Man Power, And By Means Of His Ignorance Blind Him To The Ulterior Consequences Of His Own Act, -he Will Infallibly Persecute Those Who Deny His Doctrine.
~ Henry Thomas Buckle
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