Present your religion to a little child, set him in the midst of those who profess it. If it frightens him, and freezes the smiles on his lips, then whatever sort of religion it is, it is not Christianity.
I have heard with admiring submission the experience of the lady who declared that the sense of being well-dressed gives a feeling of inward tranquillity which religion is powerless to bestow.
Such evil deeds could religion prompt.
To attempt to be religious without practicing a specific religion is as possible as attempting to speak without a specific language.
Leave the matter of religion to the family altar, the church, and the private school, supported entirely by private contributions. Keep the church and the state forever separate.
A cult is a religion with no political power
The Religion that is afraid of science dishonors God and commits suicide.
It is the test of a good religion whether you can joke about it.