- Ernest Hemmingway, "I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. But heresy it certainly is. John 8:32. Born again?! Yeah, I pick on everyone , it's a hobby ! That's good.You believe the world's 12 thousand years old? — Ernest Hemingway, Lighthouses are more helpful then churches. It’s better to price estimate from the database than the first edition, from a Harvard publication, for example, Anti Religion Quotes. - James Morrow, Properly read, the bible is the most potent force for Atheism ever conceived. "Shake off all the fears of servile prejudices, under which weak minds are servilely crouched. -Anonymous. Based on what? National Socialism is a religion. Annie Dillard And the invisible man has a special list of ten things he does not want you to do.. And if you do any of these ten things, he has a special place, full of fire and smoke and burning and torture and anguish, where he will send you to live and suffer and burn and choke and scream and cry forever and ever 'til the end of time! - Voltaire, Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than going to the garage makes you a car. Like these vampire priests sink their twin fangs of guilt and sin into you as a child and suck your joy of life out of you the rest of your fucking existence. John Ryman. -Jose Carrillo, Creationists make it sound like a ‘theory’ is something you dreamt up after being drunk all night — Isaac Asimov, All thinking men are atheists. ~ Douglas Adams, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Moral:  a peerless maxim enumerated by God in his Holy Bible, such as that of Deut. Swear to God! Ready? ", "If there is a God, atheism must seem to Him as less of an insult than religion.” --Edmond de Goncourt, "The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike." Thats funny. And the invisible man has a special list of ten things he does not want you to do.. And if you do any of these ten things, he has a special place, full of fire and smoke and burning and torture and anguish, where he will send you to live and suffer and burn and choke and scream and cry forever and ever 'til the end of time! But heresy it certainly is." The purpose of religion is to protect the rich from the poor.”, “If a religion wants you to give up your freedom, just give up that religion! ”. - Mark Fairclough, If we expect God to subscribe to one religion at the exclusion of all the others, then we should expect damnation as a matter of chance. "Urging humans to be superhumans, on pain of death and torture, is the urging, of terrible self-abasement at their repeated and inevitable failure to keep the. - Robert Frost, To know a person's religion we need not listen to his profession of faith but must find his brand of intolerance. - Samuel Johnson, I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use. Funny how so few know that and how so many insist it was founded as a "Christian Nation!" "God is omnipotent, omniscient, omnibenevolent, - it says so right here on the label. ~Isaac Asimov, I. Asimov: A Memoir. Then he is malevolent.Is he both able and willing? --Christopher Hitchens, god is not great, ch. ", "And the day will come when the mystical generation of Jesus, by the supreme being as his father in the womb of a virgin will be classed with the fable of the generation of Minerve in the brain of Jupiter. QuotesGram wallpaper from HD Widescreen 4K 5K 8K Ultra HD resolutions for desktops laptops, notebook, Apple iPhone iPad, Android Windows mobiles, tablets. Do not be surprised if they are used. “Far better it is for you to say: "I am a sinner," than to say: "I have no need of religion." A one word question. - Scott Williams, ALSO SEE: "Positive Atheism's Big List of Quotations", http://www.positiveatheism.org/hist/quotes/qframe.htm, And another: http://www.quotedb.com/categories/anti-religion, Keywords for this post: atheist atheism agnostic science history religion god non-believer skeptic humanist. "- H. L. Mencken, ". We do not have words for people who doubt that Elvis is still alive or that aliens traversed the galaxy only to molest ranchers and their cattle. QuotesGram Wallpapers Download High Resolution Anti Religion Quotes. This is why both the anti-religious soul and the violently religious soul are, whether consciously or unconsciously, and sadly enough, glorifying their biggest hater: Satan is not only a lawless lover of punishing lawlessness, but also the sharpest theologian of us all. Rabia Al-Basri. Robert G Ingersoll, "All thinking men are atheists." In fact it fits me staggeringly well, must have been made to have me in it!' They argued about religion at the time when founding the country. When people thought the earth was spherical, they were wrong. So when this tall good-looking young man appeared with apprentice papers from a good firm in Berlin, Father hired him without hesitation. ... got some special links to share just maybe ? Discover and share Anti Organized Religion Quotes. 2. - John Adams "The world holds two classes of men - intelligent men without religion, and religious men without intelligence." This should give Christians pause when expounding their religious beliefs, but it does not. Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear. 15. ", -Thomas Jefferson, Letter to John Adams, April 11, 1823. “My belief is that, morally, God and Satan are vaguely on the same page. R Dawkins, "Faith must have adequate evidence else it is mere superstition"...Alexander Hodge (1823-1886), "A myth is a religion in which no one any longer believes"...James Feibleman (1904-1987). - Wallpaper Abyss Some of us just go one god further." I will have faith! Otto told us proudly that he belonged to the Hitler Youth. "All philosophies and religions are but partial truths. * * * Witness of Evil Gods: "You do not need the Bible to justify love, but no better tool has been invented to justify hate." Priest: "No, not if you did not know." But like dandruff, most people do have a religion and spend time and money on it and seem to derive considerable pleasure from fiddling with it." You may think that the religion you belong to will always exist! "The moment we admit that our beliefs are attempts to represent states of the, world, we see that they must stand in right relation to the world to be valid.". In 2006 a member posted a thread on our message board to ask other atheists about favorite quotes that are anti-religious. Is not this the case with most of the Men, our clergy not excepted? Grandpa! ", "How come when it's us is an abortion and when it's a chicken is an omelet?" This force is trying to weed out people who are irrational by seeing who would be stupid enough to believe in his god illusion so easily. 23:1, if your testicles are crushed or your male member missing, you must never enter a sanctuary of the Lord. - Robert A Heinlein. - Thomas Alva Edison, "I am myself a dissenter from all known religions, and I hope that every kind of religious belief will die out." I'm also on this Twitter thing, Here are some choice ones from WisdomToday.com (http://wisdomtoday.com), God is a concept by which we measure our pain. - David Stevens, Men rarely (if ever) manage to dream up a God superior to themselves. Eskimo: "If I did not know about God and sin, would I go to hell?" A quote is only a quote unless you have evidence. Mormon Joseph Smith and Christian Scientist, Mary Baker Eddy, had exclusive audiences with God. They believe that. A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties and needs; no religious basis is necessary. "Oh, I hadn't thought of that," says God, who promptly vanishes in a puff of logic. No, I'm not. - Sam Harris, "We would be 1,500 years ahead if it hadn't been for the church dragging science back by its coattails and burning our best minds at the stake." Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death." ", "Religion is the most malevolent of all mind viruses." Excuse me for getting it right the first time." I guess I could have found that by punching the quote into google, now that I think of it. Trying to imitate Voltaire ! -Brent Yaciw, "If there is a God, atheism must seem to Him as less of an insult than religion.” --Edmond de Goncourt, "The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike." ""I'm proud to be an atheist - it helps me stand for so much more and fall for so much less." --Sam Harris, The End Of Faith, ch. - John Lennon, We need more understanding of human nature, becausethe only real danger that exists is man himself. I was going to put my favorite Nietzsche quote, but I use it so often that I didn't want to drudge it up again. ~ Ambrose Bierce, I am treated as evil by people who claim that they are being oppressed because they are not allowed to force me to practice what they do. If we go back to the beginning we shall find that ignorance and fear created the gods; that fancy, enthusiasm, or deceit adorned or disfigured them; that weakness worships them; that credulity preserves them, and that custom, respect and tyranny support them in order to make the blindness of men serve its own interests. If he knows anything about it, he shouldn't. - Epicurus, Is God willing to prevent evil, but not able?Then he is not omnipotent.Is he able, but not willing?Then he is malevolent.Is he both able and willing?Then whence cometh evil?Is he neither able nor willing?Then why call him God? Okay. Not merely tolerant of it, but indifferent to it. ___  A cool big Quote place ,  A - Z  , yeah even Zappa .... "Positive Atheism's Big List of Quotations", http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=Positive++Atheism&btnG=Google+Search. Some might claim for the original copies of the Bible an infallible character, but this view only begs the question and makes such Christian apologetics more ridiculous in the eyes of the sincere man. The existence of thousands of variations of texts makes it impossible to hold the doctrine of a book verbally infallible. - William Orville Douglas, England has forty-two religions and only two sauces. The vital difference is that God is willing to offer grace for our sins; he delights in grace. This is such a powerful idea that as the sun rises in the sky and the air heats up and as, gradually, the puddle gets smaller and smaller, it's still frantically hanging on to the notion that everything's going to be alright, because this world was meant to have him in it, was built to have him in it; so the moment he disappears catches him rather by surprise. - Ambroce Bierce, In a dangerous world, there will always be more people around whose prayers for their own safety have been answered than those whose prayers have not." - Mark Twain"We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. http://www.quotedb.com/categories/anti-religion, The Strategies of Christian Fundamentalism ›, ‹ Nashville Muslim woman accused of making terrorist threats, Fundamentalist Christianity in Second Life ›, http://www.positiveatheism.org/hist/quotes/zappa.htm, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RZHaQ3C3xQo, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEDT2RDIf1E&feature=related, A little victory against a squatter rationalresponders.blogspot. I have that on the back of my car. --Richard Dawkins, The God Delusion, ch. ____________________________________________________________ An atheist is simply a person who believes that the 260 million Americans (87 percent of the population) claiming to 'never doubt the existence of God' should be obliged to present evidence for his existence-and, indeed, for his BENEVOLENCE, given the relentless destruction of innocent human beings we witness in the world each day." god: I am innocent until proven guilty, your honour! - Art Hoppe, "Since no one really knows anything about God, those who think they do are just troublemakers." This is perhaps the most important statement on religion ever made. Scientists do not join hands every Sunday, singing, "Yes, gravity is real! Joseph Goebbels, diary entry for October 16, 1928. Nothing is holier than your freedom!”, “What we fail to realize is we often become like Pharisees in our ruthless attempts to identify Pharisees (and impostors). That is to say, to explain what you understand very little, you have need of a cause which you understand not at all. A citation is a repeating of some sentence, phrase, word, or passage written or spoken by someone else. Cash and in small bills." It involves opposition to organized religion, religious practices or religious institutions.The term antireligion has also been used to describe opposition to specific forms of supernatural worship or practice, whether organized or not.. Opposition to religion also goes beyond the misotheistic spectrum. Stephen Weinburg, ""Shake off all the fears of servile prejudices, under which weak minds are servilely crouched. Fight the infection. and God granted it." ~Isaac Asimov, I.  Asimov:  A Memoir, Why should we take advice on sex from the pope? The two were engaged in disputation and the theologian used the old quip about a philosopher resembling a blind man, in a dark room, looking for a black cat—which wasn't there. Some of us just go one god further. Quotes have been around for a long time and they always have been a simple but yet powerful way of expressing our feelings or changing our mood. Voltaire, "Such evil deeds could religion prompt" Lucretius, "The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness" Joseph Conrad, "Men never do evil so completely and cheerfullly as when they do it from a religious conviction" Blaise Pascale, "When one person suffers from delusion, it is called insanity. - Charles William Stubbs, "For there is nothing either good or bad, thinking makes it so." Mencken, If I were not an atheist, I would believe in a God who would choose to save people on the basis of the totality of their lives and not the pattern of their words. - Theodore Dreiser, A country dominated by televangelism would be unrecognizable to the Founding Fathers, who envisioned religion as personal and spiritua, not social and political. “Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. - Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), "The being we call god is merely a pawn working for a powerful and rational force in some far-off galaxy. Some of these quotes can be found at Celebatheists.com. - Howard Zinn, "This would be the best of all possible worlds if there were no religion in it." Why should you and I? Free HD wallpapers. "I guess it's time to ask if you live under high voltage power transmission lines which have been shown to cause stimulation of the fantasy centers of the brain due to electromagnetic waves?" Like you didn't know, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nUtPwSsSKIg, "Anyone can repress a woman, but you need 'dictated' scriptures to feel you're really right in repressing her. "That's right." Antireligion is opposition to religion of any kind. Few intelligent Christians can still hold to the idea that the Bible is an infallible Book, that it contains no linguistic errors, no historical discrepancies, no antiquated scientific assumptions, not even bad ethical standards. Karl Marx, Heaven will be a great place as long as you keep the christians out. Thank you, Lord. I cannot reason otherwise: but I believe I am supported in my creed of materialism by Locke, Tracy, and Stewart. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. "So much blood has been shed by the Church because of an omission from the Gospel: 'Ye shall be indifferent as to what your neighbor's religion is.' I think he would prefer an honest and righteous atheist to a TV preacher whose every word is God, God, God, and whose every deed is foul, foul, foul. Based on what? — Ferdinand Magellan, "Let's face a historical truth: we have never had a "free market", we have always had government intervention in the economy, and indeed that intervention has been welcomed by the captains of finance and industry. Explore our collection of motivational and famous quotes by authors you know and love. Nature, you say, is totally inexplicable without a God. - Marquis De Sade, God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh. - Epicurus, God Himself, sir, does not propose to judge a man until his life is over. - H. L. Mencken, "Religion is fundamentally opposed to everything I hold in veneration--courage, clear thinking, honesty, fairness, and, above all, love of the truth. An atheist is simply a person who believes that the 260 million Americans (87 percent of the population) claiming to 'never doubt the existence of God' should be obliged to present evidence for his existence-and, indeed, for his BENEVOLENCE, given the relentless destruction of innocent human beings we witness in the world each day." I actually did google that and found it attributed to Dawkins. - Laurence J. Peter, I think that God in creating man somewhat overestimated his ability. quoted with approval by David Mills in Atheist Universe, ch. Then whence cometh evil?Is he neither able nor willing? — George Bernard Shaw, Say what you will about the sweet miracle of unquestioning faith, I consider a capacity for it terrifying and absolutely vile. Well, how fucking scientific! - Gene Roddenberry, Philosophy is questions that may never be answered. Many of the FFs were Christian, yes, but some of the biggest names were deists and anti-religious, anti-Christian. No checks please. ", "One cannot really be a Catholic and grown up. ~Edwin Arlington Robinson, The god who is reputed to have created fleas to keep dogs from moping over their situation must also have created fundamentalists to keep rationalists from getting flabby. Atheism & Agnostic & Anti-Christian & Anti-Religious quotes. I think it was Dawkins, but he might have been quoting someone else, I don't recall off hand. The son of your own God. Dec 14, 2016 - Explore Mark Mertz's board "Anti Religion", followed by 189 people on Pinterest. It proves You exist, and so therefore You don't. - Susan B. Anthony, If the gods listened to the prayers of men, all humankind would quickly perish since they constantly pray for many evils to befall one another. - Majority of the mod team. -- Isaac Asimov, From the point of view of a tapeworm, man was created by God to serve the appetite of the tapeworm. - John Adams, "Lighthouses are more useful than Churches." - Oscar Wilde, If there is no God, who pops up the next Kleenex? Your Christians are so unlike your Christ. From Bill Hicks; Quote:"Fundamentalist Christianity. He goes, "Because they killed my God." To say that the human soul, angels, god, are immaterial, is to say they are nothings, or that there is no god, no angels, no soul. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ." Fix reason firmly in her seat, and call on her tribunal for every fact, every opinion. - Rick Reynolds, A lie is a lie even if everyone believes it. The existence of thousands of variations of texts makes it impossible to hold the doctrine of a book verbally infallible. - William Shakespeare (1564-1616), Hamlet, II.ii, "Faith: not wanting to know what is true." These anti-religion memes speak to the dangers of blindly following various faiths. This video is #BestOf Founding Fathers Anti-Religion Quotes. I'm disheartened that no one has quoted Nietzsche yet. ", "The word "Christianity" is already a misunderstanding - in reality there has been only one Christian, and he died on the Cross. ", Arthur C. Clarke A one word question. Without that, I couldn't do my job.” –George W. Bush, "Let's face it; God has an ego problem, why do we always have to worship him? - Epicurus, Is God willing to prevent evil, but not able? “ religion is slavery. '' `` Blind belief in authority is the alpha and the omega same page Faith. Dead give-away, is n't the word of God Get religion. '' that the evil... 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