Pagan Quotes

Inspirational Pagan Quotes

Pagan Quotes includes famous witches, poets, authors, scientists, philosophers, and indigenous people. See also: Pagan Definition and Picture Quotes.

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“Man’s heart away from nature becomes hard.” – Standing Bear

“If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they’d immediately go out..” – William Blake

“The Goddess has a fourth face. It is secret, and you should pray, as I do, as I do Igraine, that Morgause will never wear that face.” – Marion Eleanor Zimmer Bradley

“The Goddess is Alive. Magic is afoot.” – Z. Budapest

“You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” – Buddha

“Neo-Paganism is in its essence the worship of the powers of this world. Beautiful or terrible, but all in a circle under the turning sky above, which is One.” – C.A. Burland

“Religion is about creation, and for that reason religion should be about the earth.” – Laurie Cabot

“Mythology is what we call someone else’s religion.” – Joseph Campbell

“When we let go of believing we are superior, we open ourselves to the experience of living in the community of Nature.” – Philip and Stephanie Carr-Gomm

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.” – Cicero

“The essence of independence has been to think and act according to standards from within, not without.” – Aleister Crowley

“If we pursue a spiritual path in depth, then it changes who and what we are. There is no turning back. We can only move forward.”
– Vivianne Crowley

“We are not on this planet to ask forgiveness of our deities.” – Scott Cunningham

“You are the spell the universe has cast.” – Phyllis Curott

“The majority of dysfunctions that arise and entrench themselves in our lives are caused because of preconditioned expectations and assumptions.” – Ly De Angeles

“Give the Goddess her due, even when her due is grief.” – Darkovan Proverb

“The Supernatural is only the Natural disclosed.”
– Emily Dickinson

“Magickal experiences are intuitive experiences felt at the spiritual level.” – Ellen Dugan

“Make no mistake about it, magick is an art form, and every true magician is an artist.” – Lon Milo DuQuette

“A person should tend to the oak if they want to live under it.”  –  Egil’s Saga

“All over the sky a sacred voice is calling your name.” – Black Elk

“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A religion without a goddess is halfway to atheism.” – Dion Fortune

“The witches are firm believers in reincarnation, and they say that ‘once a witch always a witch.” – Gerald Gardner

“Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.” – Khalil Gibran

“We are the possibilities and the unshattered dream, we are what gives life magick.” – Raven Grimassi

“I didn’t lie! I just created fiction with my mouth!” – Homer

“Carpe diem.” – Horace

“The poetry of the earth is never dead.” – John Keats

“We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.” – Dalai Lama

“Time is artificial.” – Sybil Leek

“The gods conceal from men the happiness of death, that they may endure life.” – Lucan

“No matter how important everything else is to magical success, belief is the most crucial. “- Dorothy Morrison

“Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these.” – Ovid

“The authentic pagan has no need of religion because, whatever religion can provide, he already has it.” – Osho

“Magic is not a practice. It is a living, breathing web of energy that, with our permission, can encase our every action.” – Dorothy Morrison

“Witchcraft … is a spiritual path. You walk it for nourishment of the soul, to commune with the life force of the universe, and to thereby better know your own life.” – Christopher Penczak

“There are some situations even a half-Sidhe grand wizard can’t fix.” – Ellen Cannon Reed

“Myths are things that never happened but always are.” — Sallustius, 4th-century writer of Hellenic paganism

“The earth does not belong to us. We belong to the earth.” – Chief Sealth

“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.” – Socrates

“In Witchcraft, each of us must reveal our own truth.” – Starhawk

“Shall I not have intelligence with the earth? Am I not partly leaves and vegetable mould myself.” – Henry David Thoreau

“The Great Spirit is in all things, he is in the air we breathe. The Great Spirit is our Father, but the Earth is our Mother. She nourishes us, that which we put into the ground she returns to us…. ” – Big Thunder

“Goddess, make me the person my dog thinks I am.” – Unknown

“This planet is our home. Our life and hers are interdependent.” –  Doreen Valiente

“No day shall erase you from the memory of time.” – Virgil

“God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.” – Voltaire

“Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived.”
– Oscar Wilde

“I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.” – Frank Lloyd Wright

“Come Fairies, take me out of this dull world, for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon the mountains like a flame! ” – William Butler Yeats

“The goal of life is living in agreement with nature.” – Zeno

“A wee child toddling in a wonder world, I prefer to their dogma my excursions into the natural gardens where the voice of the Great Spirit is heard in the twittering of birds, the rippling of mighty waters, and the sweet breathing of flowers. If this is Paganism, then at present, at least, I am a Pagan.” – Zitkala-Ša