The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one. The happiness of credulity is a cheap and dangerous quality of happiness, and by no means a necessity of life.
-George Bernard Shaw, Androcles and the Lion, 1913
This one is available from the Atheist Republic.
Not sure of the provenance of this image, but I’ve seen it shared on a number of social media site/forums.
Honestly, at first I assumed it was a parody, but then I ran across several legitimately Christian activists providing guidelines on how to use fidget spinners to explain the Holy Trinity. So now I’m not so sure.
Question with boldness even the existence of a god; because, if there be one, he must more approve the homage of reason, than that of blindfolded fear.
–Thomas Jefferson, Letter to Peter Carr, August 10, 1787