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Unfortunately, this convention seems contrived rather than clever although I’m sure she was going for the latter.

Forget Chicken Soup for the Soul. But the quote she places on the last page is by far the strongest argument she could have made for the necessity of such a book with such a paradoxical title.

And I am even more angry as a legislator who must endure the threats of every religious group who thinks it has some God-granted right to control my every roll call in the Senate. Dec 27, Shawn Patrick rated it really liked it Shelves: Organised in short topical chapters from ‘Knowing Nothing’ to the ‘Joy of Unknowing’ and ‘Nothing is Sacred’, the verbal snapshots captured in this collection create a coherent work of insight, wisdom, humour and wonder.

Ambro “All thinking men are atheists,” Ernest Hemingway famously wrote. Published June 12th by Ecco first published I think some of the “believers” in this country would be surprised to see that many of the historical figures they revere did not at all share their religious beliefs!

The Atheist’s Bible: An Illustrious Collection of Irreverent Thoughts

Return to Book Page. Want to Read saving…. It reminded me a bit of “The Devil’s Dictionary”. And I am even more an Several telling quotes from this delightful and thought-provoking book: When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours – Stephen Henry Roberts I find the whole business of religion profoundly interesting.


Oct 10, Karolos rated it it was amazing. A dead sinner revised and edited. I don’t like all books on feminism, cats, music, science, history, etc.

Atheist’s Bible – E-bok – Joan Konner () | Bokus

In this sound-bite history of the concept of nothing, distinguished journalist Joan Konner has created a unique anthology devoted to, well This book shows that, like many Eastern sages, deep thinkers in the West also recognised and pondered non-existence as an essential component and complement of existence itself.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I mean, that just doesn’t make any sort of sense to me. Konner’s diverse choices of quotations appear to represent her support for konnef atheist philosophies and her embarrassment by others.

You can say “Gee, your life must be pretty bleak if you don’t think there’s a purpose. View all 60 comments. There ain’t going to be any answer.

Empero, la autora se las ingenia para darles cierto dinamismo y hasta cierto toque de humor. Here are a few of my favourite quotes; “Gods are fragile things; they may be killed by a whiff of science or a dose of common sense” Chapman Cohen. The collection brings together, in one portable volume, the thoughts of well-known writers and philosophers, artists and musicians, poets and playwrights, geniuses and jokers, demonstrating that some of the finest minds explored, feared, confronted, experienced, and played with the real or imagined presence of nothing in their lives.


Some of the quotes from TQA are repeated here, though mercifully, the “author” doesn’t impose her own views nearly as often as Jack Huberman “author” of TQA does.

You Don’t Have to be Buddhist to Know Nothing

To ask other readers questions about The Atheist’s Bibleplease sign up. Jan 06, E rated it really liked it Shelves: Apr 03, Aml Salah rated it liked it. Goodreads helps you keep track monner books you want to read. You will scarcely be persuaded that they are any thing but sick men’s dreams” —David Hume.

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But it does mystify me that otherwise intelligent people take it seriously – Douglas Adams Gods are ddl things; they may be killed by a whiff of science or a dose of common sense – Chapman Cohen Properly read, the Bible is the most potent force for atheism ever conceived – Isaac Asimov There is a story.

There never has been an answer.

It is much shorter, and the gimmick here is that it is set up in books, like the actual bible.