Life Quotes

If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded

— Maya Angelou

The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears

— Stendhal

All is ephemeral--fame and the famous as well

— Marcus Aurelius

There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it

— Maya Angelou

Call no man foe but never love a stranger

— Stella Benson

I never wanted to be famous. I only wanted to be great.

— Ray Charles

All husbands are alike, but they have different faces so you can tell them apart.

— Ogden Nash

Life loves the liver of it

— Maya Angelou

A book of quotations... can never be complete.

— Robert M. Hamilton

My son, ask for thyself another kingdom, for that which I leave is too small for thee.

— King Phillip II of Macedonia

There is nothing impossible to him who will try.

— Alexander the Great

I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.

— Galileo Galilei

All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.

— Galileo Galilei

I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn't learn something from him.

— Galileo Galilei

The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the Universe to do.

— Galileo Galilei

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him discover it in himself.

— Galileo Galilei

Doubt is the father of invention.

— Galileo Galilei

Where the senses fail us, reason must step in.

— Galileo Galilei

By denying scientific principals, one may maintain any paradox.

— Galileo Galilei

It is surely harmful to souls to make it a heresy to believe what is proved.

— Galileo Galilei

In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

— Galileo Galilei

I think that in the discussion of natural problems we ought to begin not with the Scriptures, but with experiments, and demonstrations.

— Galileo Galilei

Facts which at first seem improbable will, even on scant explanation, drop the cloak which has hidden them and stand forth in naked and simple beauty.

— Galileo Galilei

It vexes me when they would constrain science by the authority of the Scriptures, and yet do not consider themselves bound to answer reason and experiment.

— Galileo Galilei

Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.

— Albert Einstein

The heart of the discerning acquires knowledge; the ears of the wise seek it out.

— Proverbs 18:15

Let us discern for ourselves what is right; let us learn together what is good.

— Job 34:4

Before you criticize someone, walk a mile in their shoes. That way, if you piss them off, they are a mile away... and barefoot.

— Author unknown

Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.

— Albert Einstein

To become a popular religion, it is only necessary for a superstition to enslave a philosophy.

— Dean Inge

The reason a dog has so many friends is that he wags his tail instead of his tongue.

— Unknown

Life is like a coin, you can spend it any way you wish, but you can only spend it once.

— Miquel De Cervantes

Freedom is not the right to do as you please, but the liberty to do as you should.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Going to war without the French is like going duck hunting without your accordian.

— General Norman Scwartzkopf

Science has proof without any certainty. Creationists have certainty without any proof.

— Ashley Montague

Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous.

— Confucius

Theology is the effort to explain the unknowable in terms of the not worth knowing.

— H L Menken

People fashion their God after their own understanding. They make their God first and worship him afterwards.

— Oscar Wilde

Life is but a momentary glimpse of the wonder of this astonishing universe, and it is sad to see so many dreaming it away on spiritual fantasy.

— Carl Sagan

Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.

— Francis Bacon

We must question the story logic of having an all-knowing all-powerful God, who creates faulty Humans, and then blames them for his own mistakes.

— Gene Roddenberry

Hands that help are better by far than lips that pray.

— Robert G. Ingersoll

History shows us that when religion and science have a scuffle, religion either is reinterpreted, backs down, or is destroyed.

— Vascavus

Pray, n:. To ask that the laws of the universe be annulled in behalf of a single petitioner confessedly unworthy.

— Ambrose Bierce

The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.

— Joseph Conrad

If religion cannot restrain evil, it cannot claim effective power for good.

— Morris Cohen

It is usually when men are at their most religious that they behave with the least sense and the greatest cruelty.

— Ilka Chase

Man is certainly stark mad: he cannot make a worm, yet he will make gods by the dozen.

— Michel de Montaigne

Why has a religious turn of mind always a tendency to narrow and harden the heart?

— Robert Burns

Fundamentalism isn't about religion. It's about power.

— Salman Rushdie

Society attacks early, when the individual is helpless.

— B. F. Skinner

Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.

— Bertrand Russell

The savage bows down to idols of wood and stone: the civilized man to idols of flesh and blood.

— George Bernard Shaw

The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike.

— Delo McKown

Faith is a euphemism for prejudice and religion is a euphemism for superstition.

— Paul Keller

Everyone is entitled to his own opinion but not his own facts.

— Daniel Patrick Moynihan