You have a right to your own opinions, but you do not have a right to your own facts.
-- Daniel Patrick Moynahan
Shit in one hand, pray in the other......which one gets filled first?
Well, there's also this:
Dream big dreams ... then put on your overalls.
If a person isn't prepared to work for what they dream or pray for ... FUCK 'EM!
Napoleon Bonaparte was a soldier and politician. A practical man. He was an Atheist but sometimes thought religion was useful. He thought religion gave society a moral code and stopped the poor stealing from the rich. He said 'Nulle société ne peut exister sans morale. Il n'y a pas de bonne morale sans religion. Il n'y a donc que la religion qui donne à l'Etat un appui ferme et durable.'
This supports Seneca The Youngers three propositions.
So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.
A subject for a great poet would be God's boredom after the seventh day of