"Religion is an illusion and it derives its strength from the fact that it falls in with our instinctual desires."
"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."Sigmund Freud on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Sigmund Freud 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."Sigmund Freud on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Sigmund Freud 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."Sigmund Freud on Albert Camus
"If youth knew if age could."
"Just as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone."
"The goal of all life is death."
"The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to a knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind."
"Dreams are often most profound when they seem the most crazy."