The Atheist's Bible is the 1st e-book of the Sound chunk Library, which additionally contains You do not have to be Buddhist to grasp Nothing and The publication of I.
"All pondering males are atheists," Ernest Hemingway famously wrote. actual? listed here are quips, charges, and questions from a exclusive collection of geniuses and jokers, giving readers an opportunity to make your mind up for themselves....
When i feel of the entire damage [the bible] has performed, I melancholy of ever writing something to equivalent it.
SAINT, n. A lifeless sinner revised and edited.
There ain't no resolution. There ain't going to be any solution. There by no means has been a solution. that is the answer.
Do now not permit your self be deceived: nice intellects are skeptical.
Millions lengthy for immortality who have no idea what to do with themselves on a wet Sunday afternoon.
God is love, yet get it in writing.
Gypsy Rose Lee
Nothing is finally sacred however the integrity of our personal mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The undeniable fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic isn't any extra to the purpose than the truth that a drunken guy is happier than a sober one.
George Bernard Shaw
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Clarke Epicurus’ outdated questions are but unanswered. Is [God] prepared to avoid evil, yet unable? then is he impo-tent. Is he capable, yet no longer keen? then is he malevolent. Is he either capable and prepared? whence then is evil? —David Hume 1 males . . . have had the conceit to fake that the total production used to be made for them, when in truth the full production doesn't suspect their lifestyles. —Camille Flammarion worry used to be the gods’ begetter during this international. —Petronius we're the following simply because one atypical staff of fishes had a pecu-liar fin anatomy that may rework into legs for ter-restrial creatures; as the earth by no means iced up totally in the course of an ice age; simply because a small and tenuous species, bobbing up in Africa 1 / 4 of 1000000 years in the past, has controlled, to date, to outlive by means of hook and by way of criminal. We may well yearn for a “higher” answer—but none exists. —Stephen Jay Gould As for me, I’ve lengthy resolved to not imagine no matter if guy created God or God guy. —Fyodor Dostoyevsky 2 t h e a t h e i s t ’ s b i b l e Geology exhibits that fossils are of other a while. Pale-ontology exhibits a fossil series, the checklist of species representing alterations via time. Taxonomy indicates organic relationships between species. Evolution is the reason that threads all of it jointly. Creationism is the perform of compacting one’s eyes close and wailing “Does no longer! ” —Anonymous for those who think that there's a God, a God that made your physique, and but you think you are able to do whatever with that physique that’s soiled, then the fault lies with the manu-facturer. —Lenny Bruce Genesis three From the perspective of a tapeworm, guy used to be created through God to serve the urge for food of the tapeworm. —Edward Abbey the belief of God is the only real incorrect for which i can't forgive mankind. —Marquis de Sade males create the gods after their very own picture, not just with reference to their shape yet with reference to their mode of existence. —Aristotle we will inform ourselves that it'd be really nice if there have been a God who created the realm and was once a benevolent windfall, and if there have been an ethical order within the universe and an after-life; however it is a truly impressive incontrovertible fact that all this can be precisely as we're guaranteed to want it to be. —Sigmund Freud four t h e a t h e i s t ’ s b i b l e Brute strength crushes many vegetation. but the crops upward push back. The Pyramids won't final a second in comparison with the daisy. And sooner than Buddha or Jesus spoke the nightingale sang, and lengthy after the phrases of Jesus and Buddha are long gone into oblivion the nightingale nonetheless will sing. since it is neither preaching nor educating nor commanding nor urging. it's only making a song. And at the beginning used to be no longer a notice, yet a chirrup. —D. H. Lawrence in the beginning there has been the Word—at the tip simply the Cliché. —Stanislaw Jerzy Lec Genesis five qrrrrrrs t ii u t the note u vwwwwwwx All nice truths start as blasphemies. —George Bernard Shaw God is a note to precise, no longer our principles, however the wish of them. —John Stuart Mill Atheists are usually charged with blasphemy, however it is a criminal offense they can't devote.