One God? Many Gods? God, Goddess or no God? Here is a collection of proverbs and quotes that refer to God or Gods.

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A silent woman is a gift from God

Against stupidity God Himself is helpless.

Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain.
Friedrich von Schiller

And a locust unto Mahomet said: 'We are the army of the great God; we produce ninety-nine eggs; if the hundred were completed, we should consume the whole earth and all that is in it.'
(unknown author)

Anyone can count the number of seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.
Robert H. Schuller

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
André Gide

Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
Ludwig van Beethoven

Beer is made by men, wine by God.
Martin Luther

Before we understand science, it is natural to believe that God created the universe.
Stephen Hawking

Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man.
Thomas Paine

Blasphemy is a victimless crime.
Richard Dawkins

But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God for ever and ever.
Source: Psalms 52:8

But woe to you Pharisees! For you pay tithe of mint and rue and every kind of garden herb, and yet disregard justice and the love of God; but these are the things you should have done without neglecting the others.
Source: Luke 11:42

Computers are like Old Testament gods; lots of rules and no mercy.
Joseph Campbell

Don't try to get blood from a locust; God didn't put it in there.

Doubtless God could have made a better berry, but doubtless God never did.
William Butler
About strawberry.

Even God cannot make two mountains without a valley in between.

Even the gods love jokes.

For every bean full of weevils God supplies a blind grocer.

For our sins God has created three enemies for us: mice in the house, the fox in the mountains, and a priest in our village.

God Almighty first planted a garden.
Francis Bacon

God and fairies can be wrong as well.

God and other artists are always a little obscure.
Oscar Wilde

God created the earth, but the Dutch created the Netherlands.
René Descartes

God did not give wings to scorpions.

God exists, if only in the form of a meme with high survival value, or infective power, in the environment provided by human culture.
Richard Dawkins

God gives every bird a worm, but he does not throw it in the nest.

God gives the wheat, He doesn't bake the bread.

God has no religion.
Mahatma Gandhi

God helps those who help themselves.
You have to make an effort if you want to succeed.

God in His wisdom made the fly
And then forgot to tell us why.
Ogden Nash
Source: The Fly

God is big, but the forest is bigger.

Humans are capable of unbelievable cruelty, whether in the name of God or while denying his existence.
(unknown author)

I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Frank Lloyd Wright

I believe the universe is governed by the laws of science. The laws may have been decreed by God, but God does not intervene to break the laws.
Stephen Hawking

I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of caterpillars.
Charles Darwin

I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created the Ichneumonidae with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of caterpillars.
Charles Darwin

I don't believe in God as I don't believe in Mother Goose.
Clarence Darrow

If caterpillars were meant to fly, God would have given them wings.

If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent Him.
Si Dieu n'existait pas, il faudrait l'inventer

If God existed she would have outlawed religions.

If God had wanted us to be concerned for the plight of the toads, he would have made them cute and furry.
Dave Barry

If there were no God, there would be no atheists.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton

If triangles had a god they would give him three sides.

If you don't need a mask because God will protect you, why do you need a gun?
(unknown author)

If you make money your god, it will plague you like the devil.
Henry Fielding

Is man merely a mistake of God's? Or God merely a mistake of man?
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Is man only a blunder of God? Or is God only a blunder of man?
Friedrich Nietzsche

Isn't it amazing that we are all made in God's image, and yet there is so much diversity among his people?
Desmond Tutu

Let the farmer forevermore be honored in his calling; for they who labor in the earth are the chosen people of God.
Thomas Jefferson

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