Quotes by Dan Barker, Losing Faith in Faith, 1992

Faith is a cop-out. If the only way you can accept an assertion is by faith, then you are conceding that it can't be taken on its own merits.

Dan Barker, Losing Faith in Faith, 1992

Other Great Authors


As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

In religion and politics, people's beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second hand, and without examination.

Mark Twain

There are only three sins - causing pain, causing fear, and causing anguish. The rest is window dressing.

Roger Caras

Where there is no hope, there can be no endeavor.

Johnson

If you really do put a small value upon yourself, rest assured that the world will not raise your price.

Anonymous

Failure is success if we learn from it.

Malcolm Stevenson Forbes »

Power consists in one's capacity to link his will with the purpose of others, to lead by reason and a gift of cooperation.

Woodrow Wilson »