Catholic Quotes

If wisdom should come to popes, what comforts it would deprive them of!

I am now as before a Catholic and will always remain so.

At the bottom of the ladder is Catholicism, and at the top is Science.

But the Roman Catholic Church is the enemy of intellectual liberty. It is the enemy of investigation. It is the enemy of free schools. That church always has been, always will be, the enemy of freedom. It works in the dark. When in the minority it is humility itself – when in power it is […]

That church teaches us that we can make God happy by being miserable ourselves;.

The truth of our faith becomes a matter of ridicule among the infidels if any Catholic, not gifted with the necessary scientific learning, presents as dogma what scientific scrutiny shows to be false.

It may be said that Luther and Comte endeavored to reform the Catholic Church. Both were mistaken, because the only reformation of which that church is capable is destruction. It is a mass of superstition.

The Catholic faith, indeed, wishes that devils should be something, and should be able to injure by their works.

If all the bones of all the victims of the Catholic Church could be gathered together, a monument higher than all the pyramids would rise.

I would not believe in the Gospel if the authority of the Catholic Church did not move me to do so.