Leslie Stephen Quote

If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection of meaningless words about unintelligible chimeras, then I have no doubt, and I think few people doubt, that atheists are as plentiful as blackberries.


The Fortnightly Review, vol. 34 (1880) p. 177

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If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection...

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If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection...

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If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection...

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If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection...