Quotes

Religion is an insult to human dignity. With or without it, you’d have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, it takes religion.
~ Steven Weinberg – Nobel prize-winning American physicist

 Religion is a warm bath for the weak minded.
~ Unknown

I would rather have a mind opened by wonder, then closed by belief.
~Gerry Spence

If it turns out that there is a God, I don’t think that he’s evil. But the worst that you can say about him is that basically he’s an underachiever.
~ Woody Allen

I think that God in creating Man somewhat overestimated his ability.
~ Oscar Wilde

This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
~ The Dalai Lama

 I always distrust people who know so much about what God wants them to do to their fellows.
~ Susan B. Anthony

 This would be the best of all possible worlds if there were no religion in it.
~ John Adams

 Christianity is the most perverted system that ever shone on man.
~ Thomas Jefferson

 The religious persecution of the ages has been done under what was claimed to be the command of God.
~ Susan B. Anthony

Passé Positives

If it’s flavorful, its “sipid”  (insipid)

If it’s a splotch, it’s “maculate”  (immaculate)

If it’s sinful, it’s “peccable”  (impeccable)

If it’s planed, it’s “promptu”  (impromptu)

If it’s alive, it’s “ert”  (inert)

If it’s tense, it’s “chalant”  (nonchalant)

If it’s affluent, it’s “digent” (indigent)

If it’s unrestrained, it’s “hibited”  (inhibited)

If it’s significant, it’s “ane”  (inane)