"This reminds me of a neat quote from Penn Jillette that says:
The question I get asked by religious people all the time is, without God, what's to stop me from raping all I want? And my anser is: I do rape all I want. And the amout I want is…"
"Graven images might be OK as long as one doesn't "bow down unto them, nor serve them". "...while first century Rabbis in Judea objected violently to the depiction of human figures and placement of statues in Temples, third…"