Archive for the ‘QOTD’ Category

24th April 2017

Monday, April 24th, 2017

“It has long been understood that popular religiosity tends to sink as education and income levels rise. It is now understood that additional factors have sped up secularization in most first world nations. An extensive economic safety net, including universal health care, has left most westerners so secure that few feel a need to seek the aid and protection of supernatural powers and they have abandoned the churches in droves.”

Gregory Paul

23rd April 2017

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

“Scoring a debating point against Richard Dawkins does not prove the existence of God.”

Anon.

22nd April 2017

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

“Being a scientist and staring immensity and eternity in the face every day is as grand and inspiring as it gets. No religion offers anything comparable.”

Carolyn Porco

21st April 2017

Friday, April 21st, 2017

“Wilberforce's principled stand against slavery tells us more about his individual conscience than it does about biblical ethics, which are self-contradictory and often contemptible.”

Walter Clark

20th April 2017

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

“Any erudite atheist does not claim to 'believe in a mindless universe' nor does he/she 'believe in a humanity that is the chance by-product of random chemical processes'. What the atheist believes in is evidence.”

Brian Taylor