"Contradictory to my religion, I think, is journalism."
"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."Sydney Schanberg on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Sydney Schanberg 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."Sydney Schanberg on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Sydney Schanberg 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."Sydney Schanberg on Albert Camus
"I just don't believe that you have to come in and insult people when you want to change things."
"What happened was very sad. Mr. Lacey told the staff that he was disappointed and appalled that the front of the book was all commentary and that he wanted hard news."