"I have a great love and respect for religion, great love and respect for atheism. What I hate is agnosticism, people who do not choose."
"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."Orson Welles on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Orson Welles 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."Orson Welles on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Orson Welles 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."Orson Welles on Albert Camus
"The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age."
"We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone."
"The enemy of art is the absence of limitations."
"The best thing commercially, which is the worst artistically, by and large, is the most successful."
"If there hadn't been women we'd still be squatting in a cave eating raw meat, because we made civilization in order to impress our girlfriends."