"I have now disposed of all my property to my family. There is one thing more I wish I could give them, and that is the Christian religion."
"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."Patrick Henry on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Patrick Henry 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."Patrick Henry on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Patrick Henry 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."Patrick Henry on Albert Camus
"We are not weak if we make a proper use of those means which the God of Nature has placed in our power... the battle, sir, is not to the strong alone it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave."
"Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!"
"Give me liberty or give me death."
"I know not what others may choose but, as for me, give me liberty or give me death."
"I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience."