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God, that checkroom of our dreams.

Author: Jean Rostand (1894-1977)

Profession: French Biologist, Writer

God, that dumping ground of our dreams.

Author: Jean Rostand (1894-1977)

Profession: French Biologist, Writer

I fear God and next to God I mostly fear them that fear him not.

Author: Saadi

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If we really think about it, God exists for any single individual who puts his trust in Him, not for the whole of humanity, with its laws, its organizations, and its violence. Humanity is the demon which God does not succeed in destroying.

Author: Salvatore Satta (1902-1975)

Profession: Italian Jurist, Novelist

You have to believe in gods to see them.

Author: Hopi Indian saying

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While the womanly god demands our veneration, the godlike woman kindles our love; but while we allow ourselves to melt in the celestial loveliness, the celestial self-sufficiency holds us back in awe.

Author: Johann Friedrich Von Schiller (1759-1805)

Profession: German Dramatist, Poet, Historian

Nothing is void of God, his work is everywhere his full of himself.

Author: Seneca (4 B.C. 65 A.D.)

Profession: Spanish-born Roman Statesman, philosopher

To me the sole hope of human salvation lies in teaching Man to regard himself as an experiment in the realization of God, to regard his hands as God's hand, his brain as God's brain, his purpose as God's purpose. He must regard God as a helpless Longing, which longed him into existence by its desperate need for an executive organ.

Author: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)

Profession: Irish-born British Dramatist

I'm one of those cliff-hanging Catholics. I don't believe in God, but I do believe that Mary was his mother.

Author: Martin Sheen (1940)

Profession: American Actor

God is the name we give our conscience.

Author: Nader Shureih

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I like to interpose in all of my appointments, if the Lord wills.

Author: A. B. Simpson

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Those who set out to serve both God and Mammon soon discover that there isn't a God.

Author: Logan Pearsall Smith (1865-1946)

Profession: Anglo-American Essayist, Aphorist

Fear God, yes, but don't be afraid of Him.

Author: J. A. Spender

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By the year 2000 we will, I hope, raise our children to believe in human potential, not God.

Author: Gloria Steinem (1934)

Profession: American Feminist Writer, Editor

I know not what you believe of God, but I believe He gave yearnings and longings to be filled, and that He did not mean all our time should be devoted to feeding and clothing the body.

Author: Lucy Stone

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