The gross heathenism of civilization has generally destroyed nature, and poetry, and all that is spiritual.
— John Muir

We first fought the heathens in the name of religion, then Communism, and now in the name of drugs and terrorism. Our excuses for global domination always change.
Serj Tankian heathen quote

I would not attack the faith of a heathen without being sure I had a better one to put in its place.
— Harriet Beecher Stowe

If I be worthy, I live for my God to teach the heathen, even though they may despise me.
— Saint Patrick

The Christian missionary may preach the gospel to the poor naked heathen, but the spiritual heathen who populate Europe have as yet heard nothing of Christianity.
— heathen quotation by Carl Jung