God Quotes

God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.
J. M. Barrie, British Playwright
It may be that our role on this planet is not to worship God - - But to create him.
Arthur C. Clarke

Martin luthe - when god wants to speak and deal with us, he does...
Thomas jefferson - i have sworn upon the altar of god, eternal...
Thank God kids never mean well.
Lily Tomlin
It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either of them.
Mark Twain, Following the Equator (1897)

When a man takes one step toward God, God takes more steps toward that man than there are sands in the worlds of time.
The Work of the Chariot
Richard wagne - i believe in god, mozart, and beethoven....
It sure does, Ben, it definitely does... this is definite... it specifically clearly, unequivocally says that Russia and other countries will enter into war and God will destroy Russia through earthquakes, volcanoes...
Pat Robertson, when asked the question "Does the Bible specifically tell us what is going to happen in the future", "700 Club" D
Live with men as if God saw you converse with God as if men heard you.
Seneca
Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.
Henry David Thoreau, Jan. 3, 1861
Let those who think I have said too little and those who think I have said too much, forgive me and let those who think I have said just enough thank God with me.
Saint Augustine
God be between you and harm in all the empty places where you must walk.
Ancient Egyptian Blessing
If only God would give me some clear sign Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
Woody Allen
Religion is a defense against the experience of God.
Carl Jung
Not even the gods fight against necessity.
Simonides, from Plato, Dialogues, Protagoras
Men should not trust in God as if God did all, and yet labor earnestly as is he himself did all.
Allan K. Chalmers
I have never seen the slightest scientific proof of the religious idea of heaven and hell, of future life for individuals, or of a personal God.
Thomas A. Edison
Cast aside those who liken godliness to whimsy and who try to combine their greed for wealth with their desire for a happy afterlife.
Kahlil Gibran
All sects are different, because they come from men; morality is everywhere the same, because it comes from God.
Voltaire
Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
Henry Ward Beeche
And now, like the old soldier of that ballad, I now close my military career, and just fade away... an old soldier who tried to do his duty, as God gave him the light to see that duty. Good - Bye.
Gen. Douglas MacArthur, Farewell address, quoted on "We Interrupt This Broadcast" CD - ROM
Rejoice evermore. In every thing give thanks for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.
Thessalonians 516, 18 Bible
When a man marries, he has fulfilled half of his faith. So let him remain conscious of God regarding the remaining half.
Mohammed
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard only one side of the case; God has written all the books.
Samuel Butler, The Note - Books of Samuel Butler (1912)
Our humanity is trapped by moral adolescents. We have too many men of science, too few men of God. The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom and power without conscience.
General Omar Bradley
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
How do you define God Like this. A God I could understand, at least potentially, was infinitely more interesting and relevant than one that defied comprehension.
Robert J. Sawye
To pity distress is but human; to relieve it is Godlike.
Horace Mann
But then I sigh, and with a piece of scripture, Tell them that God bids us do good for evil. And thus I clothe my naked villainyWith odd old ends stolen forth of holy writ, And seem I a saint, when most I play the Devil.
William Shakespeare
For what is it to die but to stand naked in the wind and to melt into the sun? And what is it to cease breathing, but to free the breath from its restless tides, that it may rise and expand and seek God unencumbered?
Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet
Operationally, God is beginning to resemble not a ruler but the last fading smile of a cosmic Cheshire cat.
Sir Julian Huxley
Thou art all the comfort, The Gods will diet me with.
William Shakespeare
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.
Mark Twain
God runs electromagnetics by wave theory on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, and the Devil runs them by quantum theory on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
Sir William Bragg
The bird has an honor that man does not have. Man lives in the traps of his abdicated laws and traditions but the birds live according to the natural law of God who causes the earth to turn around the sun.
Kahlil Gibran
Before the gates of excellence the high gods have placed sweat long is the road thereto and rough and steep at first but when the heights are reached, then there is ease, though grievously hard in the winning.
Hesiod
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
God enters by a private door into every individual.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
From the oyster to the eagle, from the swine to the tiger, all animals are to be found in men and each of them exists in some man, sometimes several at the time. Animals are nothing but the portrayal of our virtues and vices made manifest to our eyes, the visible reflections of our souls. God displays them to us to give us food for thought.
Victor Hugo