Gods Quotes

Most popular gods quotes

All men have need of the gods.
The gods play games with men as balls.
All deities reside in the human breast.

God

It is fear that first brought gods to the world.
It is fear that first brought gods into the world.
As flies to wanton boys are we to the Gods.
They kill us for their sport.
The skirts of the gods
Drag in our mud.  We feel the touch
And take it to be a kiss.
Humour distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their earthly pedestals.

humor

Gods are fragile things; they may be killed by a whiff of science or a dose of common sense.
Man is quite insane.  He wouldn't know how to create a maggot, and he created gods by the dozen.
All gods are homemade, and it is we who pull their strings, and so, give them the power to pull ours.
That fear first created the gods is perhaps as true as anything so brief could be on so great a subject.

fear

Men rarely (if ever) manage to dream up a god superior to themselves. Most gods have the manners and morals of a spoiled child.
It is impossible to imagine the universe run by a wise, just and omnipotent God, but it is quite easy to imagine it run by a board of gods.  If such a board actually exists it operates precisely like the board of a corporation that is losing money.