Quotes about atheism

It is well worth the efforts of a lifetime to have attained knowledge which justifies an attack on the root of all evil--viz. the deadly ath ...

Elizabeth Blackwell idealism atheism knowledge

I had a strong curiosity to be satisfied if he persisted in disbelieving a future state even when he had death before his eyes.... I asked h ...

James Boswell atheism immortality wit

Agnosticism is a perfectly respectable and tenable philosophical position; it is not dogmatic and makes no pronouncements about th e ultimat ...

Sydney J. Harris agnosticism atheism

"There is no God," the wicked saith,"And truly it's a blessing, For what he might have done with usIt's better only guessing." ...

Arthur Hugh Clough atheism

He has not yet found the place where I contradict either the existence, or infiniteness, or incomprehensibility, or unity, or ubiq uity of G ...

Thomas Hobbes atheism God

But they that hold God to be [an incorporeal substance] ... do absolutely make God to be nothing at all. But how? Were they atheis ts? No. F ...

Thomas Hobbes atheism

I can't believe in the God of my Fathers. If there is one Mind which understands all things, it will comprehend me in my unbelief. I don't k ...

Gerald Kersh atheism

If you don't believe in God, all you have to believe in is decency.... Decency is very good. Better decent than indecent. But I do n't think ...

Harold MacMillan atheism

I do not mind if I lose my soul for all eternity. If the kind of God exists Who would damn me for not working out a deal with Him, then that ...

Mary McCarthy atheism afterlife

I am positive I have a soul; nor can all the books with which materialists have pester'd the world ever convince me of the contrar y. ...

Laurence Sterne soul atheism truth