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If we find the answer to that, (why it is that we and the universe exist), it would be the ultimate triumph of human reason - for then we would know the mind of God.
Stephen Hawking

Facts are God's arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them.
Tryon Edwards

I had positive experiences in many settings and from many people, and Godís voice reached me through them.
Karol Wojtyla

God will not forgive us if we fail.
Leonid Brezhnev

The moral flabbiness born of the bitch-goddess Success.
William James

Whatever a man prays for, he prays for a miracle. Every prayer reduces itself to this: Great God, grant that twice two be not four
Ivan Turgenev

Grieve not the Christ of God, who redeems us; and remember that we grieve Him most when we will not let Him pour His love upon us, but turn a sullen, unresponsive unbelief towards His pleading grace, as some glacier shuts out the sunshine from the mountainside with its thick-ribbed ice
Alexander Maclaren

When in God thou believest, near God thou wilt certainly be
Charles Godfrey Leland

When God hands you a gift, he also hands you a whip; and the whip is intended for self-flagellation solely.
Truman Capote

'Nietzsche says that we will live the same life over and over again... oh god, I'll have to sit through the Ice Capades again.' (Hannah and Her Sisters)
Woody Allen

God gave us a penis and a brain, but not enough blood to use both at once.
Robin Williams

God created a number of possibilities in case some of his prototypes failed - that is the meaning of evolution.
Graham Greene

We hand folks over to God's mercy, and show none ourselves.
George Eliot

God had to create disco music so I could be born and be successful.
Donna Summer

Indeed I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just.
Thomas Jefferson

The dedicated physician is constantly striving for a balance between personal, human values, scientific realities and the inevitabilities of God's will.
David Allman

Man is to man a god or a wolf
Gerard Didier Erasmus

God is definitely out of the closet.
Marianne Williamson

A good and faithful servant of God has been called home.

The world has lost a champion of peace and freedom. [on Pope John Paul II]
George W Bush

Words are men's daughters, but God's sons are things.
Samuel Madden

Do your duty, and leave the outcome to the Gods.
Pierre Corneille

It is the custom of the Roman Church which I unworthily serve with the help of God, to tolerate some things, to turn a blind eye to some, following the spirit of discretion rather than the rigid letter of the law.
Pope Gregory VII

Our dependence upon God ought to be so entire and absolute that we should never think it necessary, in any kind of distress, to have recourse to human consolations
Thomas A Kempis

I am a driving god!
[when test driving a Bowler Wildcat]
Richard Hammond

God's apology for relations.
(on friends)
Hugh Kingsmill

God makes stars. I just produce them.
Samuel Goldwyn

I say to mankind, Be not curious about God. For I, who am curious about each, am not curious about God - I hear and behold God in every object, yet understand God not in the least.
Walt Whitman

You give us the pitching some of these clubs have and no one could touch us, but God has a way of not arranging that, because it's not as much fun.
Sparky Anderson

And like the old soldier in 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 sight to see that duty.
Douglas Macarthur

Here we are, we're alone in the universe, there's no God, it just seems that it all began by something as simple as sunlight striking on a piece of rock. And here we are. We've only got ourselves. Somehow, we've just got to make a go of it. We've only ourselves.
John Osborne

All God's children are not beautiful. Most of God's children are, in fact, barely presentable.
Fran Lebowitz

A civilization is destroyed only when its gods are destroyed.
Emile M Cioran

I do not know whether there are gods, but there ought to be.
Diogenes

Those whom the gods seeks to destroy they first render ridiculous, and this shambles leaves Gordon Brown looking totally ridiculous.
Alex Salmond

As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility.
Arnold Toynbee

You can't divorce religious belief and public service I've never detected any conflict between God's will and my political duty. If you violate one, you violate the other.
Jimmy Carter

The media is absolutely essential to the functioning of a democracy. It's not our job to cosy up to power: We're supposed to be the check and balance on government [God help us all then!]
Amy Goodman

I can make a lord, but only God can make a gentleman.
King James I

A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked and yet would remain silent.
Pearl Buck

What a Friend we have in Jesus,
All our sins and griefs to bear!
What a privilege to carry
Everything to God in prayer! [Hymn]
Joseph Scriven

The Neapolitan officers did not lose much honour, for God knows they had not much to lose - but they lost all they had.
Horatio Nelson

They serve God well,
Who serve his creatures
Caroline Norton

We can act as if there were a God; feel as if we were free; consider Nature as if she were full of special designs; lay plans as if we were to be immortal; and we find then that these words do make a genuine difference in our moral life.
William James

Achilles' cursed anger sing, O goddess, that son of Peleus, which started a myriad sufferings for the Achaeans. (The Iliad)
Homer

As the infection of sin spreadeth itself throughout the whole soul, and all the faculties and powers thereof, so doth the work of the Spirit of God.
George Gillespie

God is dead! Heaven is empty - Weep, children, you no longer have a father.
Gerard De Nerval

The condition upon which God hath given liberty to man is eternal vigilance...
John Philpot Curran

You will be damned if you do - And you will be damned if you don't (Reflections on the Love of God)
Lorenzo Dow

We are all pencils in the hand of God
Mother Teresa

God is omnipotent, He is omniscient, and He is ever present.
Little Richard



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