"I love the idea of the teachings of Jesus Christ and the beautiful stories about it, which I loved in Sunday school and I collected all the little stickers and put them in my book. But the reality is that organised religion doesn't seem to work. It turns people into hateful lemmings and it's not really compassionate."
"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."Elton John on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Elton John 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."Elton John on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Elton John 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."Elton John on Albert Camus
"And I'm afraid, in this day and age, trust, which I count so, you know, I love loyalty. I love trust."
"We live in an age, in an era where there is so much negativity, there is so much violence in the world, there is so much unrest and people are at war, that I wanted to promote the word love and red signifies love."
"I've had an amazing professional life, personal life, but at 64 to have a son who gives us that much love and enjoyment is, wow!"
"The whole point of being in this business and being blessed and being successful is that you're able to do things for your friends or your family, which means that they can have something special in their lives, too."
"And I trusted someone to look after me on the business side of life."