"First of all, the Jewish religion has a great deal in common with the Christian religion because, as Rabbi Gillman points out in the show, Christianity is based on Judaism. Christ was Jewish."
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness."Barbara Walters on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Barbara Walters on Mahatma Gandhi
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."Barbara Walters on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Barbara Walters on C. S. Lewis
"I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is."Barbara Walters on Albert Camus
"I also found that for myself, since I've had no religious education, it was so interesting to see the different versions of heaven and what life on earth means."
"A great many people think that polysyllables are a sign of intelligence."
"I found it interesting that as people become more technically oriented all over the world, at the same time people are becoming increasingly spiritual. The success of the Da Vinci code - even though it was a great yawn - also showed people's interest in religion."
"The sports page records people's accomplishments, the front page usually records nothing, but man's failures."
"Success can make you go one of two ways. It can make you a prima donna - or it can smooth the edges, take away the insecurities, let the nice things come out."