Few nations have been so poor as to have but one god. Gods were made so easily, and the raw material cost so little, that generally the god market was fairly glutted and heaven crammed with these phantoms.
Quote by Robert Green Ingersoll
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where...
In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clouds.
Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed.
Ignorance is the soil in which belief in miracles grows.
A fact never went into partnership with a miracle. Truth scorns the assistance of wonders....
What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what...
A God who gave his entire time for 40 years to the work of converting...
The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.
Religion is one of the phases of thought through which the world is passing
I admit that books were voted in and out, and that the Bible was finally...
The truth shall make you free, but first it shall make you angry.
Courage without conscience is a wild beast.
My principal objections to orthodox religion are two - slavery here and hell hereafter
In the republic of mediocrity, genius is dangerous
Anger blows out the lamp of the mind
I will not attack your doctrines nor your creeds if they accord liberty to me....
Give to every human being every right that you claim for yourself.
Insolence is not logic; epithets are the arguments of malice.
In the republic of mediocrity, genius is dangerous.
In our era, the road to holiness necessarily passes through the world of action.