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The true meaning of religion is thus not simply morality, but morality touched by emotion.
- Matthew Arnold 'Literature and Dogma,' preface to 1883 edition, last words
The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshipped anything but himself.
- Sir Richard Francis Burton
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
- Albert Einstein
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
- Albert Einstein "Science, Philosophy and Religion: a Symposium", 1941
A myth is a religion in which no one any longer believes.
- James Feibleman
I am determined that my children shall be brought up in their father's religion, if they can find out what it is.
- Charles Lamb
It is a fine thing to establish one's own religion in one's heart, not to be dependent on tradition and second-hand ideals. Life will seem to you, later, not a lesser, but a greater thing.
- D. H. Lawrence
Such evil deeds could religion prompt.
- Lucretius De Rerum Natura
I won't take my religion from any man who never works except with his mouth.
- Carl Sandburg
A cult is a religion with no political power.
- Tom Wolfe