"Religion is never the problem it's the people who use it to gain power."
"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."Julian Casablancas on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Julian Casablancas 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."Julian Casablancas on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Julian Casablancas 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."Julian Casablancas on Albert Camus
"If the choice is between doing something supercool and having no one hear it and doing something equally cool and tricking people into putting it on the radio, I don't think the second option is some big sellout."
"Desire is individual. Happiness is common."
"Vanity can easily overtake wisdom. It usually overtakes common sense."