“Family Guy” wisdom–not a contradiction in terms

Brian: Look, Meg, I’ve had enough of this. You’re not going to convert me.
Meg: But, Brian, I just want you to feel the joy that I feel! I mean the church makes me feel accepted and safe, and part of something bigger than myself.
Brian: But Meg, you don’t need an outside voice to feel those feelings; they’re inside you. What you call “God” is inside you–inside all of us. And I just hate to see people hating and killing each other over their own interpretation of what they’re not smart enough to understand.