Blasphemy Quotes

I don't think it is given to any of us to be impertinent to great religions with impunity.--John Le Carre

I am very sorry to know and hear how unreverently that most precious jewel, the Word of God, is disputed, rhymed, sung and jangled in every ale-house and tavern, contrary to the true meaning and doctrine of the same.-Edward VIII

We cannot assume the injustice of any actions which only create offense, and especially as regards religion and morals. He who utters or does anything to wound the conscience and moral sense of others, may indeed act immorally; but, so long as he is not guilty of being importunate, he violates no right.-Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt

There is only one blasphemy, and that is the refusal to experience joy.-Paul Rudnick

Your blasphemy, Salman, can't be forgiven. To set your words against the Words of God.-Salman Rushdie

Where there is no belief, there is no blasphemy.-Salman Rushdie

I suppose I should say that I treasure blasphemy, as a faith of the highest order. - Rick Moody

In this manner, I continued with Satan for ten days. His answer and blasphemy were too shocking to pen; till I was worn out with rage and malice against him, I could not bear myself. - Joanna Southcott

Independence? That's middle class blasphemy. We are all dependent on one another, every soul of us on earth. - George Bernard Shaw

Is it not a species of blasphemy to call the New Testament revealed religion, when we see in it such contradictions and absurdities. - Thomas Paine

Obscenity, which is ever blasphemy against the divine beauty in life, is a monster for which the corruption of society forever brings forth new food, which it devours in secret. - Percy Bysshe Shelley

One man's blasphemy doesn't override other people's free-speech rights, their freedom to publish, freedom of thought. - Dan Savage