To assert that the earth revolves around the sun is as erroneous as to claim that Jesus was not born of a virgin.
Cardinal Robert Bellarmine
Truth in matters of religion is simply the opinion that has survived.
Our ignorance is God; what we know is science.
Robert G. Ingersoll
If God has spoken, why is the world not convinced.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
A lie is a lie even if everyone believes it. The truth is the truth even if no one believes it.
If you want to get together in any exclusive situation and have people love you, fine - but to hang all this desperate sociology on the idea of The Cloud-Guy who has The Big Book, who knows if you've been bad or good - and CARES about any of it - to hang it all on that, folks, is the chimpanzee part of the brain working.
Existentialism isn't so atheistic that it wears itself out showing that God doesn't exist. Rather, it declares that even if God did exist, that would change nothing.
The Bible and Church have been the greatest stumbling block in the way of women's emancipation.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
It is usually when men are at their most religious that they behave with the least sense and the greatest cruelty.
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?