God Quotes

Socrates called beauty a short - Lived tyranny; Plato, a privilege of nature; Theophrastus, a silent cheat; Theocritus, a delightful prejudice; Carneades, a solitary kingdom; Aristotle, that it was better than all the letters of recommendation in the world; Homer, that it was a glorious gift of nature; and Ovid, that it was favor bestowed by the gods.
Francis Quarles
Homer, the iliad - it was built against the will of the immortal...

Make money your god and it will plague you like the devil.
Henry Fielding
Speak the truth, do not yield to anger give, if thou art asked for little by these three steps thou wilt go near the gods.
The Dhammapada
Oh, heart, I the ignorant say to you that the soul perishes like the body, answer that the flower perishes, but the seeds remain. This is the law of God.
Kahlil Gibran
Religion is the everlasting dialogue between humanity and God. Art is its soliloquy.
Franz Werfel

Be not too hasty either with praise or blame speak always as though you were giving evidence before the judgement - Seat of the Gods.
Seneca
Man is certainly stark mad. He cannot make a worm, and yet he will be making gods by dozens.
Michel de Montaigne
Thomas jefferson - shake off all the fears of servile prejudices,...
The gods are just, and of our pleasant vices Make instruments to plague us.
William Shakespeare
When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God - Made object up to it a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand as a final test. If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If theres a clash between the two, its bad art.
Marc Chagall
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace. Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God - The rest will be given.
Mother Theresa
To believe in God or in a guiding force because someone tells you to is the height of stupidity. We are given senses to receive our information within. With our own eyes we see, and with our own skin we feel. With our intelligence, it is intended that we understand. But each person must puzzle it out for himself or herself.
Sophy Burnham
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.
Mark Twain
God created sex. Priests created marriage.
Voltaire
The scab is a traitor to his God, his mother, and his class.
Jack London
Samuel butle - an apology for the devil: it must be remembered...
God is dead.
Friedrich Nietzsche, The Gay Science, section 108
Danger past, God forgotten.
Scottish Prove
You can do anything you think you can. This knowledge is literally the gift of the gods, for through it you can solve every human problem. It should make of you an incurable optimist. It is the open door.
Robert Collie
Friend, be not afraid of thy office, thou sendest me to God.
Saint Thomas More, upon being executed
Thus have the gods spun the thread for wretched mortals that they live in grief while they themselves are without cares for two jars stand on the floor of Zeus of the gifts which he gives, one of evils and another of blessings.
Home
Thou art a Man, God is no more. Thy own humanity learn to adore.
William Blake
Character is what God and the angels know of us; reputation is what men and women think of us.
Horace Mann
Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes his aid against the other.... The prayers of both could not be answered - - That of neither has been answered fully.
Abraham Lincoln
Age, health, and stage in life have nothing to do with serving or not serving. In each season of life there are attributes and qualities of life and experience that God values in service.
Bruce Kempe
One of the things that makes God different from people is that God is always available to listen.
Rabbi David Wolpe
I cannot believe in a God who wants to be praised all the time.
Friedrich Nietzsche
God bears with the wicked, but not forever.
Miguel de Cervantes
The gods too are fond of a joke.
Aristotle
Hail to you gods, on that day of the great reckoning. Behold me, I have come to you, without sin, without guilt, without evil, without a witness against me, without one whom I have wronged. I am one pure of mouth, pure of hands.
The Book of the Dead, The Address to the Gods, 1700 - 1000 B. C.
I think that wherever your journey takes you, there are new gods waiting there, with divine patience - - And laughter.
Susan M. Watkins
Waste no more time arguing what a god man should be. Be one.
Marcus Aurelius, Meditations? Book Ten
Love is a flame that burns in heaven, And whose soft reflections radiate to us. Two worlds are opened, two lives given to it. It is by love tht we double our being It is by love that we approach God.
Aimee Martin
God is a thing that thinks.
Benedict Spinoza
What can you say about a society that says God is dead and Elvis is alive?
Irv Kupcinet
Do we, holding that gods exist, deceive ourselves with unsubstantiated dreams, and lies, while random careless chance and change alone rule the world.
Euripides
God has so made the mind of man that a peculiar deliciousness resides in the fruits of personal industry.
Wilberforce
Even God cannot change the past.
Agathon
How to make God laugh: Tell him your future plans.
Woody Allen