More From Samuel Butler
- "If God wants us to do a thing, he should make his wishes sufficiently clear. Sensible people will wait till he has done this before paying much attention to him."
- "It is a wise tune that knows its own father, and I like my music to be the legitimate offspring of respectable parents."
- "God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal."
More In God
- "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."― Patrick Henry
- "Once spirit was God, then it became man, and now it is even becoming mob."― Friedrich Nietzsche
- "Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet."― Mark Twain