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Christianity, with its doctrine of humility, of forgiveness, of love, is incompatible with the state, with its haughtiness, its violence, its punishment and its wars.
True science investigates and brings to human perception such truths and such knowledge as the people of a given time and society consider most important. Art transmits these truths from the region of perception to the region of emotion.
Joy can be real only if people look upon their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
How important the concept of God is, and how instead of valuing what has been given us, we with light hearts spurn it because of absurdities that have been attached to it.
A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food therefore, if he eats meat, he participates in taking animal life merely for the sake of his appetite.
To sin is a human business, to justify sins is a devilish business.
Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious instrument in the attainment of the historic, universal, aims of humanity.
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