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Quotation Of The Day

A place to post quotations that inspired you, made your day better, or made you pause and think.

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Mark Twain's War Prayer.

Started by Daniel W. Last reply by Andrew Apr 13. 9 Replies

The Last American

Started by Daniel W. Last reply by Andrew Apr 8. 4 Replies

Dan Rather on "Alternative Facts"

Started by Loren Miller. Last reply by eric stone Mar 6. 37 Replies

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Comment by The Flying Atheist 1 hour ago

The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink.
— T. S. Eliot

Comment by Gary S 4 hours ago

Just to add one more science quote

Every atom in your body came from a star that exploded. And, the atoms in your left hand probably came from a different star than your right hand. It really is the most poetic thing I know about physics: You are all stardust.

- Dr. Lawrence Krauss

Comment by Gary S 11 hours ago

It was, of course, a lie what you read about my religious convictions, a lie which is being systematically repeated. I do not believe in a personal God and I have never denied this but have expressed it clearly. If something is in me which can be called religious then it is the unbounded admiration for the structure of the world so far as our science can reveal it.

- Albert Einstein

Comment by Loren Miller 14 hours ago

I believe the simplest explanation is, there is no God. No one created the universe and no one directs our fate. This leads me to a profound realization that there probably is no heaven and no afterlife either. We have this one life to appreciate the grand design of the universe and for that, I am extremely grateful.
― Stephen Hawking

Comment by Ruth Anthony-Gardner yesterday

Good Sam Harris quote and Sagan too, Loren.

That Native American Proverb is perfect, Joan! 

Comment by The Flying Atheist yesterday

“Preserve and cherish the pale blue dot, the only home we’ve ever known.” - Carl Sagan

Comment by Loren Miller yesterday

The dumbing down of American is most evident in the slow decay of substantive content in the enormously influential media, the 30 second sound bites (now down to 10 seconds or less), lowest common denominator programming, credulous presentations on pseudoscience and superstition, but especially a kind of celebration of ignorance.
― Carl Sagan

Comment by Loren Miller yesterday

Seems to me I should probably start reading this Charles Pierce character.  He appears to have a better than average handle on things, which these days is in short supply.

Comment by Bertold Brautigan yesterday

The only conclusion I can draw from recent events is that the Fox News Channel was even more of a sewer backstage than it is on the air . . .

--Charles Pierce

Comment by Loren Miller on Friday

We have a choice. We have two options as human beings. We have a choice between conversation and war. That's it. Conversation and violence. And faith is a conversation stopper.
― Sam Harris

I thought this made a rather powerful statement ... but then, I LIKE Sam Harris.

 

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