109 Greatest Quotes About Atheism
My imagination is a monastery and I am its monk.
I don't try to imagine a personal God; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter?
Since it is obviously inconceivable that all religions can be right, the most reasonable conclusion is that they are all wrong.
Being a Humanist means trying to behave decently without expectation of rewards or punishment after you are dead.
The question of whether there exists a Creator and Ruler of the Universe has been answered in the affirmative by some of the highest intellects that have ever existed.
Fear of power invisible, feigned by the mind or imagined from tales publicly allowed, is religion; not allowed, superstition.
I wanted each woman to be a rebellious Vashti, not an Esther.
After coming into contact with a religious man I always feel I must wash my hands.
Never turn your back on fear. It should always be in front of you, like a thing that might have to be killed.
Hunter S. Thompson
And then he'd tried to become an official Atheist and hadn't got the rock-hard self-satisfied strength of belief even for that.
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
If you think God’s there, He is. If you don’t, He isn’t. And if that’s what God’s like, I wouldn’t worry about it.
Atheism is so senseless and odious to mankind that it never had many professors.
If it turns out that there is a God...the worst that you can say about him is that basically he's an underachiever.
Of religion I know nothing -- at least, in its favor.
I have a fundamental belief in the Bible as the Word of God, written by those who were inspired. I study the Bible daily.
"Heaven help us," said the old religion; the new one, from its very lack of that faith, will teach us all the more to help one another.
No one ever dies an atheist.
I do not believe in God and I am not an atheist.
The facts may tell you one thing. But, God is not limited by the facts. Choose faith in spite of the facts.
The work that Christ started but could not finish, I - Adolf Hitler - will conclude.
To 'choose' dogma and faith over doubt and experience is to throw out the ripening vintage and to reach greedily for the Kool-Aid.
Prejudice, not being founded on reason, cannot be removed by argument.
Religions are like pills, which must be swallowed whole without chewing.
If one were to take the bible seriously one would go mad. But to take the bible seriously, one must be already mad.
Why do humans exist? A major part of the answer: because Pikaia Gracilens survived the Burgess decimation.
Isn't it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too?
Those who wish to base their morality literally on the Bible have either not read it or not understood it.
Little science takes you away from God but more of it takes you to Him.
Properly read, the Bible is the most potent force for atheism ever conceived.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
Your heart's desire is to be told some mystery. The mystery is that there is no mystery.
God is dead, and no one cares! If there is a hell I'll see you there!
I have a great mind to believe in Christianity for the mere pleasure of fancying I may be damned.
Our program necessarily includes the propaganda of atheism.
What is it you most dislike? Stupidity, especially in its nastiest forms of racism and superstition.
Women need not always keep their mouths shut and their wombs open.