Mosque Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Mosque Quotes

#1. Recognize all mankind as one, whether Hindus or Muslims The same Lord is the creator and nourisher of all: Recognize no distinctions between them. The monastery and the mosque are the same, So is Hindu worship and Muslim prayer. Men are all one! - Author: Amardeep S. Dahiya
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#2. I looked for God. I went to a temple and I didn't find him there. Then I went to a church and I didn't find him there. The I went to a mosque and I didn't find him there. Then finally I looked in my heart and there he was. - Author: Rumi
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#3. When I was a boy in Desuq, Egypt, a city on the Rosetta branch of the Nile, about 50 miles east of Alexandria, my family lived steps away from the local landmark, a mosque named for a 13th-century Sufi sheik. - Author: Ahmed Zewail
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#4. God is great!
That shout from the mosque seems like
a grand lamentation. Five times a day
the earth seems to groan against
its indifferent creator! - Author: Omar Khayyam
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#5. There's more than one mosque in the world that used to be a church and before that was a temple. Because it's a lot easier to just change the sign on the top and say under new management than it is to change the whole building. - Author: Bill Maher
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#6. Ask me, it's a sin to pervert faith with religion. Despite every church, mosque, & synagogue in it, this is not the world any God worth his salt would have created. - Author: Ellen Hopkins
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#7. My first memory as a child growing up is of playing in the gardens, the mosque is really a gigantic garden, probably the biggest in all of East Jerusalem. Our house was about 100 meters from the mosque. - Author: Rula Jebreal
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#8. For the first time he became aware of the profound silence of the place, insulated by stone and metal from the noise of the street outside. It gave the mosque a sympathetic air, as if it could speak but chose instead to listen. - Author: G. Willow Wilson
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#9. Does the imam have a legal right to build the mosque at Ground Zero? The answer is yes. But is it the right thing to do? The answer is no. And most Americans, and most moderate Muslims, join with me in that call. - Author: K. A. Paul
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#10. Everyone takes part in the mosque for one reason; to have a prayer answered. - Author: Shujoy Chowdhury
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#11. I found that a whole series of people opposed me simply on the grounds that I was a woman. The clerics took to the mosque saying that Pakistan had thrown itself outside the Muslim world and the Muslim umar by voting for a woman, that a woman had usurped a man's place in the Islamic society. - Author: Benazir Bhutto
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#12. I was a very devout boy and one day I heard the music of an Egyptian Koran singer in the mosque. The melancholy of this music touched me so deeply that it brought me to tears. - Author: Shahin Najafi
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#13. Despite the mosque's perfection as a whole, it contained many deliberate mistakes in the symmetry of the tile work in order to symbolize the craftsman's humility and his insignificance when compared to Allah. - Author: Jamie Maslin
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#14. We are living in a post-fictional era. Fictional governments are accepted without comment, and we can sit in a mosque and have a debate about the fictional port a fictional character consumes in a video game, with every gravity we would accord something quite real. - Author: G. Willow Wilson
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#15. The Taj, the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, Cracao Basilica and Polish church are some monuments that hold a special place in my memory. - Author: Shaan
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#16. I prefer walking in the street and thinking about God to staying in the mosque and thinking about my shoes. - Author: Ali Shariati
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#17. It is a fake, but a good fake. Turkey is the land of the masterful fake. But it is far far from that hateful little eighth-floor apartment huddling between the roar of the expressway and the blare of the mosque. - Author: Ian McDonald
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#18. Ground Zero Mosque supporters: doesn't it stab you in the heart, as it does ours throughout the heartland? Peaceful Muslims, pls refudiate. - Author: Sarah Palin
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#19. Harmony and Peace do not rise from any church, temple, mosque or synagogue. They can only rise from individual human conscience. - Author: Abhijit Naskar
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#20. The idea that I had anything to do with speaking about Islam or about the Muslim world was just absurd to my family ... I hadn't been to the mosque in like 10 years. - Author: Aasif Mandvi
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#21. And some needs and hurts are so deep they will only respond to a mentor's touch or a pastor's prayer. Church and charity, synagogue and mosque, lend our communities their humanity, and they will have an honored place in our plans and laws. - Author: George W. Bush
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#22. Most Americans are unaware that Thomas Jefferson was the first American president to go to war against radical Islam. Jefferson was very concerned with Islam's war-like doctrine and its inability to separate mosque and state. - Author: Brad Thor
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#23. Whatever you may think of the proposed mosque and community center, lost in the heat of the debate has been a basic question: Should government attempt to deny private citizens the right to build a house of worship on private property based on their particular religion? - Author: Michael Bloomberg
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#24. The terrorists haven't won, and we should tell them in plain English, 'No, there will never be a mosque at Ground Zero.' - Author: Renee Ellmers
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#25. I sometimes joke that I am the first writer of historical fiction who can look out his window and point to the objects in his novels. I have a view of the entrance to the Bosporus, the old city, Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque. - Author: Orhan Pamuk
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#26. People have a constitutional right to burn a Koran if they want to, but doing so is insensitive and an unnecessary provocation - much like building a mosque at Ground Zero. - Author: Sarah Palin
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#27. 'Butterfly Mosque' came out of the emails I wrote to family and friends back home after moving to Egypt. - Author: G. Willow Wilson
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#28. You don't get to turn someone's sanctuary into an unsafe space. - Author: Darnell Lamont Walker
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#29. When I enter the studio, I leave my body at the door the way the Moslems leave their shoes when they enter the mosque, and I only allow my spirit to go in there and paint. - Author: Pablo Picasso
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#30. Those people behind the mosque have to respect, have to appreciate and have to defer to the people of New York. The wound is still there. Just because the wound is healing you can't say, 'Let's just go back to where we were pre-9/11. - Author: Al-Waleed Bin Talal
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#31. We turn now over the debate of the proposed Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero ... The controversy has raised profound questions about religious tolerance and prejudice in the United States. - Author: Christiane Amanpour
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#32. In dealing with Islamic countries, insist on reciprocation or no deal. If they want to build a mosque or Islamic school in our country, we should be able to build a church and a Christian school in theirs - Author: Brigitte Gabriel
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#33. The style of God venerated in the church, mosque, or synagogue seems completely different from the style of the natural universe. - Author: Alan Watts
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#34. If you look around, you can find a face of God in each thing, because He is not hidden in a church, in a mosque, or a synagogue, but everywhere. As there is no one who lives after seeing him, there is also no one dying after seeing him. Who finds Him, stays forever with him. - Author: Shams Tabrizi
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#35. In Ghazalia, Mr. Hussein showed his contempt for the majority Shiites in ways large and small. He refused to allow them even one mosque, while the Sunnis had nearly a dozen. To worship, the Shiites had to cross an inconveniently located bridge over the sewage canal to Shula. - Author: Alex Berenson
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#36. Those who reject integration programs in the long term have as little right to stay in Germany as a hate preacher paid from abroad in a mosque. - Author: Sigmar Gabriel
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#37. The IRS targeting certain groups for harassment because of their politics would be unfair. If we found out the NSA was keeping special tabs on everyone who worshiped at a mosque or took a Bible trip through the Middle East, you'd have an uprising. - Author: Gail Collins
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#38. My imam at the Central Mosque said there was no problem with making music. In fact, he encouraged me - he said if the songs are moral, not offensive, then go ahead. - Author: Cat Stevens
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#39. The real story of the Ground Zero mosque is that the project only became feasible because of the appalling and astonishing fecklessness of the officials who were charged with the reconstruction of the site and the neighborhood all the way back in 2001. - Author: John Podhoretz
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#40. For the first day of your trip to Istanbul, you will be wandering around Sultanahmet, the historical peninsula and the old city of Istanbul. Here, you get to feast your eyes on a breathtaking collection of architectural marvels, such as the Hippodrome, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia. - Author: 3 Day City Guides
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#41. At Jerusalem, I went to the mosque and sat down. A man asked me what I wanted. I told him I was a Muslim. Now I realize I can get direct contact with God, unlike Christianity or any other religion. - Author: Cat Stevens
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#42. It's been our experience that any time a Muslim community anywhere seeks to expand or establish a mosque or some other kind of institution, there will be some type of opposition, when you scratch the surface, often there is a tremendous level of bigotry and stereotyping in the opposition. - Author: Ibrahim Hooper
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#43. We are hearing the imams that are preaching in places like the Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem. The imam preached there to the migrants go in to Western Europe, build your enclaves there, breed their women and do not associate or assimilate into the broader society. - Author: Steve King
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#44. Tear down the mosque, the temple, everything in sight. But don't break a human heart. For that is where God resides. - Author: Bulleh Shah
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#45. bartender walks into a church, a temple and a mosque. He has no idea how jokes - Author: Various
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#46. Walk into any mosque, temple, church, or synagogue and you will find differing examples, different ways of interpreting God. The One True God is hard to find when a mishmash of human traits is constantly being projected. - Author: Gudjon Bergmann
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#47. To allow the construction of places of worship other than Islamic ones in Saudi Arabia, it would be like asking the Vatican to build a mosque inside of it. - Author: Abdullah Of Saudi Arabia
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#48. I'm not religious, but I am spiritual. I have my own relationship with a being that I consider to be everywhere. All and everything. I don't need a church or a synagogue or a mosque. I don't need to kneel down, I don't need to stand up, I don't need to be hanging from a thread. - Author: Ron Perlman
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#49. The very idea that you could have separation between mosque and state from Islam's perspective is the imposition on them of Christian practice. Islam doesn't really have a place for state. They are a universalistic faith like Christianity, but they think there is no country that bounds Islam. - Author: Stanley Hauerwas
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#50. Ronny's religion was of the sterilized Public School brand, which never goes bad, even in the tropics. Wherever he entered, mosque, cave or temple, he retained the spiritual outlook of the fifth form, and condemned as 'weakening' any attempt to understand them. - Author: E. M. Forster
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#51. We build buildings based on the false assumption that women go to mosques half as much as they actually do. In fact, the US is the only country in the world where women and men report that they attend the mosque in equal numbers, but our institutions aren't representing this reality. - Author: Dalia Mogahed
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#52. You can talk about and think about Muslims as you want, but you can't stop Muslims from building a mosque. You can hate Muslims from the comfort of your house or publicly, but when that becomes stopping Muslims from building a mosque or worshipping, then we are crossing the line into something else. - Author: Aasif Mandvi
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#53. I am in love with every church
And mosque
And temple
And any kind of shrine
Because I know it is there
That people say the different names
Of the One God. - Author: Hafez
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#54. It's difficult isn't it, when you're in a Mosque and everyone's praying and you really enjoy leapfrog. - Author: Milton Jones
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#55. You can study God through everything and everyone in the universe, because God is not confined in a mosque, synagogue or church. But if you are still in need of knowing where exactly His abode is, there is only one place to look for Him: in the heart of a true lover. - Author: Elif Shafak
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#56. I never was in the Nation of Islam ... I mean, what I call myself is a natural Muslim, 'cause it's just me and God. You know, going to the mosque, the ritual and the tradition, it's just not in me to do. So I don't do it. - Author: Ice Cube
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#57. When "I" and "You" are absent, I've no idea if this is a mosque, synagogue, church or temple - Author: Mahmud Shabistari
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#58. I didn't believe in spiritual homelands, and found God as readily in a strip mall as in a mosque. - Author: G. Willow Wilson
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#59. Storytellers are a threat. They threaten all champions of control, they frighten usurpers of the right-to-freedom of the human spirit
in state, in church or mosque, in party congress, in the university or wherever. - Author: Chinua Achebe
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#60. What shall I do, today? Visit the pub?
Sit down in a garden with a book? A bird
flies past. Where is it headed? It's out of
sight already. The drunkenness of a bird in the
burning azure. The melancholy of a man
in the cool shadow of a mosque. - Author: Omar Khayyam
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#61. While researching 'The Submission,' I went to a protest against the Ground Zero mosque in New York when I was about to give birth to twins. It was about 100 degrees. People thought I was very dedicated. - Author: Amy Waldman
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#62. Reader! To whatever visible church, synagogue, or mosque you may belong! See if you do not find more true religion among the host of the excommunicated than among the far greater host who excommunicated them. - Author: Moses Mendelssohn
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#63. I will fight to the death for one's right to be able to practice in their temple, their mosque, or in their church, even if they have a different belief than I do. - Author: Otis Moss III
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#64. Here's the Middle East. Here's the mosque, here's the church, open the temple, everybody's MAD! - Author: Maria Bamford
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#65. Some in the West suggest that Isam needs a separation of mosque and state. However, in the case of Iran at least what is needed is a separation lof religion and business. - Author: Amir Taheri
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#66. There should be no mosque near Ground Zero in New York so long as there are no churches or synagogues in Saudi Arabia, - Author: Newt Gingrich
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#67. We know broadly from research is that religiosity does not correlate with sympathy for terrorism. It's actually quite the opposite. The more religious someone is, the more often they go to the mosque, the more likely they are to actually reject attacks on civilians. - Author: Chuck Todd
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#68. It's quite common for a Sufi mystic to cry in ecstasy that he's neither a Jew, a Christian, nor a Muslim. He is at home equally in a synagogue, a mosque, a temple, or a church because when one's glimpsed the divine, one's left these man-made distinctions behind. - Author: Karen Armstrong
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#69. The public library building, in my view, is just a little lower than the church, the cathedral, the temple, the synagogue and the mosque. Within those walls and along those stacks, I have found security and assurance. - Author: Maya Angelou
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#70. I tried to picture to myself the mosque before the Christians laid their desecrating hands upon it. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
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#71. there is some aching
that will only heal...
in the mosque of sleep. - Author: Sanober Khan
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#72. He is a boy sleeping against the mosque wall, ejaculates wet dreaming into a thousand cunts pink and smooth as sea shells ... - Author: William S. Burroughs
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#73. Let God's grace be the mosque, and devotion the prayer mat. Let the Quran be the good conduct. - Author: Guru Nanak
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#74. Therefore the whole apparatus of piety, Hindu and Moslem alike - the temple and mosque, idol and holy water, scriptures and priests - were denounced by this inconveniently clear-sighted poet as mere substitutes for reality; dead things intervening between the soul and its love - - Author: Rabindranath Tagore
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#75. J.F. McNair reported that Malays in Perak formally built and instituted a mosque whenever a village grew larger than forty houses. - Author: Rosnani Hashim
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#76. As I went between the Islamic Society in my college and university, the mosque, the halal takeaway, and visited the homes of my male Muslim friends, it was entirely possible for me to get through my day without interacting in any meaningful way with a single non-Muslim. - Author: Maajid Nawaz
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#77. I, as a Muslim woman living in 1993, I want to have two things - the mosque and the satellite, both at the same time. And no one can mutilate me by telling me I cannot have the mosque or the Koran. - Author: Fatema Mernissi
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#78. Today, as it was 2,000 years ago, the Kingdom of God is within each of us. It is not within a church, a temple, a mosque or synagogue. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
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#79. On the banks of the Nile, the Rosetta branch, I lived an enjoyable childhood in the City of Disuq, which is the home of the famous mosque, Sidi Ibrahim. - Author: Ahmed Zewail
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#80. We have our values from the church, the temple, the mosque. Do not rob, do not murder. But our behaviour changes the minute we go into the corporate place. Suddenly all of this is irrelevant. - Author: Anita Roddick
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#81. This is for one simple reason: each Islamic mosque is dedicated to the overthrow of the American government. - Author: Bryan Fischer
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#82. I rarely went to the mosque, I never fasted, and I only prayed namaaz on the holy nights because my mom bugged me about it. - Author: Aasif Mandvi
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#83. Everyone, whether he is self-denying or self-indulgent, is seeking after the Beloved. Every place may be the shrine of love, whether it be mosque or synagogue. - Author: Hafez
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#84. Six days after 9/11 George W. Bush visited a mosque and said quote, "Islam is peace." - Author: Wolf Blitzer
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#85. It's perfectly fair that you can't be a Roman Catholic priest unless you're a man. It seems right that the reach of anti-discriminatory law should stop at the door of the church or mosque. - Author: Trevor Phillips
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#86. Religious people are simply following major core practices of happy people. For example, one benefits from the guaranteed social support that can be found in a church, synagogue, or mosque. - Author: Karen Salmansohn
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#87. Don't rush to fellowship at the church, temple or mosque if you don't do so at the house - first. "Charity begins at home". - Author: T.F. Hodge
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#88. The World Trade Center site will forever hold a special place in our city, in our hearts. But we would be untrue to the best part of ourselves and who we are as New Yorkers and Americans if we said no to a mosque in lower Manhattan. - Author: Michael Bloomberg
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#89. In 1352, Ibn Batuta, the greatest Arab-language traveler of the Middle Ages, who had journeyed overland across Africa, Europe, and Asia, reported visiting the city of Taghaza, which, he said, was entirely built of salt, including an elaborate mosque. - Author: Mark Kurlansky
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#90. Even if we've never been inside a synagogue or a mosque or a church - even if we have, and vowed never to go back - deep down in our striving hearts, beneath all the ambition and the fear, we suspect that we were made for a different sort of life. - Author: Heather Choate Davis
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#91. The mosque was the neighbourhood house of worship, but it was also the place where my high school friends and I came to study. - Author: Ahmed Zewail
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#92. I was protected behind the walls of my house, the walls of the mosque and later, walls of my school. I didn't know that I was Palestinian. I knew that I was a girl, but the identity issues came later when I was 12 or 13 - then, they came in a very strong way. - Author: Rula Jebreal
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#93. I'd love to go and visit the Mosque in Mecca again, just for the sheer beauty of it, not for God - much the way a non-Catholic might go to Vatican City because of the beauty of the buildings and the artifacts. - Author: Ayaan Hirsi Ali
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#94. It has a Nazi echo, doesn't it? The Jews had to wear that Star of David, and Donald Trump is saying all Syrians have to carry an ID card and they can, without warrant, go into any Syrian's home or a mosque. - Author: George Takei
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#95. Someone else is going to read for me or go at my place to the mosque, and/or to tell me you shouldn't take anything from the West because the West is the enemy and so on. It is to me to decide. - Author: Fatema Mernissi
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#96. I think people often come to the synagogue, mosque, the church looking for God, and what we give them is religion. - Author: Gene Robinson
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#97. I know of no religion or sect that has done or is doing without a house of God, variously described as a temple, a mosque, a church, a synagogue or agiary. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
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#98. We were still children and residing in the mosque from morning to evening. We were about to turn into monsters. - Author: M.F. Moonzajer
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#99. I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit. - Author: Kahlil Gibran
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#100. A bartender walks into a church, a temple and a mosque. He has no idea how jokes work. - Author: Various
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