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

It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior impartiality.

Arnold Bennett

Abstainer. A weak man who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure.

Ambrose Gwinett Bierce

No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous.

Henry Adams

The little things are most worthwhile-- quiet word, a look, a smile.

Margaret Lindsey

Self awareness is NOT just a bunch of amino acids bumping together.

Robert Anson Heinlein

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than any talent for abstract, positive thinking.

Albert Einstein »

Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.

Roger Lewin »

Nothing is so dangerous as an ignorant friend; A wise enemy is worth more.

Jean De la Fontaine »