Atheists Suck at Marketing

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The only meaning of life worth caring about is one that can withstand our best efforts to examine it

It’s a wonderfully flexible quote, because examination can be taken to mean either empirical discovery of the laws of nature, or individual reflection and self-discovery. He doesn’t let us off the hook easily; he tells us to take nothing for granted and to seek our own answers, but offers that the quest for knowledge can be a uniting force for all humanity.

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Two hands working can do more than a thousand clasped in prayer

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Madalyn Murray O’Hair (source)

Not only do we exist in this universe. It is the universe itself that exists within us.

That association, to me, is quite enlightening, and ennobling, and enriching.

  • Naming — a more positive label

We are meaning makers, and we care … You don’t have to be told by an eternal being what’s right and wrong — you figure out what’s right and wrong … Rather than thank the nonexistent benefactor, the way to thank the human beings that created all this, is to create a little bit more … and add to the goodness in the world.

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