"Thank you Mr Hitchens for these parting words of courage and support for those of us who remain. Peace be with you sir and to the rest of us who continue the fight against blind ignorance and the belief in the supernatural nonsense of religion."
"I have been disconsolate all weekend upon hearing of Christopher Hitchen's death. A man of great wit and sagacity. His words were always penetrating and provocative. There were and are very writers who I made a specific point to read or listen.…"