Quotes by Michael Bakunin, God and State

A divine falsehood is more powerful than any human truth.

Michael Bakunin, God and State

Other Great Authors


We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as causes, and they come back to us as effects.

Herman Melville

A politician is an arse upon which everybody has sat except a man

E. E. Cummings

There was a perception that life here was-I won't say gray, that's hard for me-but beige.

Hanna Holborn Gray

One mind awake can awaken another, The second awake can awaken their next door brother. Three awake can awaken the town By turning the whole place upside down. Many awake can make such a fuss That they finally awaken the rest of us.

Helen Kromer

Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal.

T.S. Eliot

To realize that prophecy in the people is like fruit in the tree is to know the unity of life.

Kahlil Gibran »

I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief.

Gerry Spence »

...it does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket, nor breaks my leg.

Thomas Jefferson »