If there is a God, atheism must seem to Him as less of an insult than religion.
Atheism is like the highest level of white privilege. It's like having a black belt in white privilege.
Atheism is a religion itself complete with fanatics and bigots.
The very idea of carrying my memory into eternity devastated me, and I took refuge in atheism.
I don't mind if other people call me an atheist, but I call myself a naturalist. Atheism doesn't tell you much about what I do believe in; the term naturalist opens up the discussion better.
The more a nation gets into darkness, the more it's going to hate the light. The more it's going to run from the light. And we have a generation of people who have given themselves to darkness, and they've embraced atheism, because it gets them away from moral responsibility to God.
Atheism is the last word of theism.
I oscillate between agnosticism and atheism.
Atheism is nothing more than the noises reasonable people make when in the presence of religious dogma.
We aim in the domain of politics at republicanism; in the domain of economics at socialism; in the domain of what is today called religion, at atheism.
Our atheism family tradition is traced to a - I don't know if it was great-great or a great-great-great grandmother who was a poor Irish-American woman in the 1880s in western Montana.
I went through the standard scientific atheist phase when I was about 14. I bought into that package deal of science equals atheism.
The god most Americans say they believe in is just not interesting enough to deny. Thus the only kind of atheism that counts in America is to call into question the proposition that everyone has a right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
Coming out as an atheist can cost an academic his or her job in some parts of America, and many choose to keep quiet about their atheism.
Atheism is not a philosophy; it is not even a view of the world; it is simply a refusal to deny the obvious. Unfortunately, we live in a world in which the obvious is overlooked as a matter of principle.
But after he was pleased to reveal himself to me I did presently, like Abraham, run to Hagar. And after that he did let me see the atheism of my own heart, for which I begged of the Lord that it might not remain in my heart.
The more thoroughly I conduct scientific research, the more I believe that science excludes atheism.
Man is not born to atheism. He is born to believe.
Atheism shows strength of mind, but only to a certain degree.
All theory of modernity in sociology suggests that the more modernity there is, the less religion. In my theory we can realize that this is wrong: atheism is only one belief system among many.