Belief - Quotes

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A belief that heaven or an afterlife awaits us is a "fairy story" for people afraid of death.

Stephen Hawking

No amount of belief makes something a fact.

James Randi

Belief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination.

Edward Abbey

People imagine, and people believe: and it is that belief, that rock-solid belief, that makes things happen.

Neil Gaiman

Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.

Bertrand Russell

The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd; indeed in view of the silliness of the majority of mankind, a widespread belief is more likely to be foolish than sensible.

Bertrand Russell

Blind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth.

Albert Einstein

We are always trying to convert people to a belief in our own explanation of the universe. We think that the more people there are who believe as we do, the more certain it will be that what we believe is the truth. But it doesn`t work that way at all.

Paulo Coelho

The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.

Joseph Conrad

Believing there is no God gives me more room for belief in family, people, love, truth, beauty, sex, Jell-o, and all the other things I can prove and that make this life the best life I will ever have.

Penn Jillette

We don`t need our belief in limits to live, [...] we need `em to play the game!

Richard Bach

Belief is the death of intelligence.

Robert Anton Wilson

Credulity is belief in slight evidence, with no evidence, or against evidence.

Tryon Edwards

Anybody who gives you a belief system is your enemy, because the belief system becomes the barrier for your eyes, you cannot see the truth.

Osho

Learn from science that you must doubt the experts. As a matter of fact, I can also define science another way: Science is the belief in the ignorance of experts.

Richard Feynman

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