Top 10 religion Quotes by Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

The moral and religious system which Jesus Christ transmitted to us is the best the world has ever seen, or can see.

Benjamin Franklin
To Follow by faith alone is to follow blindly.
Benjamin Franklin

The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.

Benjamin Franklin
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the want of it.
Benjamin Franklin

How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, His precepts!

Benjamin Franklin
Lighthouses are more helpful than churches.
Benjamin Franklin

Only a virtuous people are capable of freedom.

Benjamin Franklin
Every other sect supposes itself in possession of the truth, and that those who differ are so far in the wrong. Like a man traveling in foggy weather they see those at a distance before them wrapped up in a fog, as well as those behind them, and also people in the fields on each side; but near them, all appears clear, though in truth they are as much in the fog as any of them.
Benjamin Franklin

I wish it (Christianity) were more productive of good works ... I mean real good works ... not holy day keeping, sermon-hearing ... or making long prayers, filled with flatteries and compliments despised by wise men, and much less capable of pleasing the Deity.

Benjamin Franklin
Whoever shall introduce into public affairs the principles of primitive Christianity will change the face of the world.