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"Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear."
"The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason."
"In the long run, nothing can withstand reason and experience, and the contradiction religion offers to both is palpable."
"Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by rulers as useful"
-Seneca the Younger
There are many aspects of the universe that still cannot be explained satisfactorily by science; but ignorance only implies ignorance that may someday be conquered. To surrender to ignorance and call it God has always been premature, and it remains premature today.
"Religious bondage shackles and debilitates the mind and unfits it for every noble enterprise."
"This would be the best of all possible worlds, if there were no religion in it."
"Faith is believing something you know ain't true."
"One of the great tragedies of mankind is that morality has been hijacked by religion"
-Arthur C. Clarke