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A little philosophy inclineth men's minds to atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds to religion; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no further.-But when it beholdeth the chain of them, confederate and linked together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity.

A traveller amid the scenery of the Alps, surrounded by the sublimest demonstrations of God's power, had the hardihood to write against his name, in an album kept for visitors, "An atheist." Another who followed, shocked and indignant at the inscription, wrote beneath it, "If an atheist, a fool; if not, a liar!"

An irreligious man, a speculative or a practical atheist, is as a sovereign, who voluntarily takes off his crown and declares himself unworthy to reign.

Atheism is a disease of the soul, before it becomes an error of the understanding

Atheism is a non-prophet organization.

Atheism is aristocratic; the idea of a great Being that watches over oppressed innocence and punishes triumphant crime is altogether popular.

Atheism is never the error of society, in any stage or circumstance whatever. - In the belief of a Deity savage and sage have alike agreed. - The great error has been, not the denial of one God, but the belief of many; but polytheism has been a popular and poetical, rather than a philosophical error.

Atheism is rather in the lip than in the heart of Man.

Atheism is the death of hope, the suicide of the soul.

Atheism is the folly of the metaphysician, not the folly of human nature.

Atheism is the last word of theism.

Atheism shows strength of mind, but only to a certain degree.

Atheism, if it exists, is the result of ignorance and pride, of strong sense and feeble reason, of good eating and ill living. - It is the plague of society, the corrupter of morals, and the underminer of property.

Atheists put on a false courage in the midst of their darkness and misapprehensions, like children who when they fear to go in the dark, will sing or whistle to keep up their courage.

By night an atheist half believes in a God.

Few men are so obstinate in their atheism, that a pressing danger will not compel them to the acknowledgement of a divine power

God never wrought miracles to convince atheism, because His ordinary works convince it.

I am an atheist, thank God!

I don't believe in God because I don't believe in Mother Goose.

If a man of sober habits, moderate, chaste, and just in all his dealings should assert there is no God, he would at least speak without interested motives; but such a man is not to be found.


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