" In the world of religious beliefs, where you are soaked in repetiton of those beliefs, ...people all around you believe them. It's no wonder that you can indoctrinate people with these beliefs even if they don't make very much sense. "
" I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do because I notice it always coincides with their own desires. "
" To suffer with the other and for others; to suffer for the sake of truth and justice; to suffer out of love and in order to become a person who truly loves—these are fundamental elements of humanity, and to abandon them would destroy man himself. "
" There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness. "
" I have never seen the slightest scientific proof of the religious ideas of heaven and hell, of future life for individuals, or of a personal God ...So far as religion of the day is concerned, it is a damned fake ...Religion is all bunk. "
" When you wonder about the mystery of yourself, look to Christ who gives you the meaning of life. "