The greatest block today in the way of woman's emancipation is the church, the canon law, the Bible and the priesthood.
The Holy Bible is an abyss. It is impossible to explain how profound it is, impossible to explain how simple it is.
Make your own Bible. Select and collect all the words and sentences that in all your readings have been to you like the blast of a trumpet.
We read Greek and Norse mythology until it came out of our ears. And the Bible.
If they had a social gospel in the days of the prodigal son, somebody would have given him a bed and a sandwich and he never would have gone home.
Conrad Hilton was very generous to me in the divorce settlement. He gave me 5, 000 Gideon Bibles.
Where one man reads the Bible, a hundred read you and me.
The book to read is not the one which thinks for you, but the one which makes you think. No book in the world equals the Bible for that.
Since the Bible and the church are obviously mistaken in telling us where we came from, how can we trust them to tell us where we are going?
Someone has calculated that in fifteen minutes a day we can read the Bible through twice in a year's time.
Unless we form the habit of going to the Bible in bright moments as well as in trouble, we cannot fully respond to its consolations because we lack equilibrium between light and darkness.
I know the Bible is inspired because it inspires me.
The Bible will keep you from sin, or sin will keep you from the Bible.
The Bible is one of the most genocidal books in history.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
Is it experimental to have been influenced by the Bible? By Saint Augustine?
Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day.