God Quotes

Irv kupcinet - what can you say about a society that says that...
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the Gods.
Albert Einstein

Souls woven together by the gods can never be unraveled.
Jose Raul Bernardo, Silent Wing (Simon & Schuster, 1998)
I have no trouble with my enemies. But my goddam friends,... they are the ones that keep me walking the floor nights.
Oscar Levant
If theres one thing I know its God does love a good joke.
Hugh Elliott
History has proven, God has never given anyone a dream Without also including the power to achieve that dream It is up to us to claim the power and go after that dream, Or just claim, it was only a dream.
Unknown

After all, he thought he was God.
FBI agent on why it was difficult to negotiate with David Koresh
Euripides - those whom god wishes to destroy, he first makes...
I talk to God, but the sky is empty.
Sylvia Plath
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
Knowledge and personality make doubt possible, but knowledge is also the cure of doubt; and when we get a full and adequate sense of personality we are lifted into a region where doubt is almost impossible, for no man can know himself as he is, and all fullness of his nature, without also knowing God.
T. T. Munge
It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket, nor breaks my leg.
Thomas Jefferson
God is not in need of anything, but all things are in need of him.
Marcus Aristides
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
You must live with people to know their problems, and live with God in order to solve them.
P. T. Forsyth
The gods too are fond of a joke.
Aristotle
With stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain.
Friedrich von Schille
Art is a collarboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
Andr Gide
I felt invincible. My strength was that of a giant. God was certainly standing by me. I smashed five saloons with rocks before I ever took a hatchet.
Carry Nation
If one feels the need of something grand, something infinite, something that makes one feel aware of God, one need not go far to find it. I think that I see something deeper, more infinite, more eternal than the ocean in the expression of the eyes of a little baby when it wakes in the morning and coos or laughs because it sees the sun shining on its cradle.
Vincent Van Gogh
Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.
Henry David Thoreau, Jan. 3, 1861
Gratitude is our most direct line to God and the angels. The more we seek gratitude, the more reason the angels will give us for gratitude and joy to exist in our lives.
Terry Lynn Taylo
Of all the gods, Death only craves not gifts: Nor sacrifice, nor yet drink - Offering poured Avails; no altars hath he, nor is soothed By hymns of praise. From him alone of all The powers of heaven Persuasion holds aloof.
Aeschylus (525 - 456 B. C.), Frag. 146 (trans. by Plumptre).
You must pay for conformity. All goes well as long as you run with conformists. But you, who are honest men in other particulars, know that there is alive somewhere a man whose honesty reaches to this point also, that he shall not kneel to false gods, and, on the day when you meet him, you sink into the class of counterfeits.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan, The proper study of Mankind is Man.
Alexander Pope
I love all beauteous things, I seek and adore them God hath no better praise, And man in his hasty days Is honored for them.
Robert Bridges
Prayer opens the heart to God, and it is the means by which the soul, though empty, is filled by God.
John Bunyan
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Frank Lloyd Wright
He that can live alone resembles the brute beast in nothing, the sage in much, and God in everything.
Baltasar Gracian
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom No wisdom but in submission to the gods. Big words are always punished, And proud men in old age learn to be wise.
Sophocles
God does not judge us by the multitude of works we perform, but how well we do the work that is ours to do. The happiness of too many days is often destroyed by trying to accomplish too much in one day. We would do well to follow a common rule for our daily lives - - DO LESS, AND DO IT BETTER.
Dr. Dale E. Turne
God made man because He loves stories.
Elie Wiesel
There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
Mahatma Ghandi
Poor Mexico - So far from God and so close to the United States.
Porfirio Diaz, Biography of Porfirio Diaz
Against stupidity the gods themselves struggle in vain. Mit der Dummheit kaempfen Goetter selbst vergebens.
Friedrich von Schiller, Cohen & Cohen 1960, The Penguin dictionary of quotations
Make money your god and it will plague you like the devil.
Henry Fielding
I sometimes think that God, in creating man, overestimated His ability.
Oscar Wilde
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Religion is pickled God.
H. G. Wells, H. G. Wells Society
Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn.
C. S. Lewis, Chicken Soup for the Soul (book)