Atheism: The Faith & Quotations
Atheism isn't a religion and nor is it organized. It is a disbelief in gods. A Christian disbeleives in all gods but one. An Atheist is simply someone who beleives in one less god.Definition of Atheism
The belief that there are no gods.What do Atheists believe?
An Atheist believes exactly what the definition states. Atheism is not an organized religion; the beliefs of Atheists can differ greatly from one another. The only "belief" Atheists share is their lack of belief in gods. They do not believe a God or gods created Earth or the Universe.What are Atheists views on religion?
There isn't a set of views that Atheists share (other than the obvious). Many Atheists believe religion has benefits to society; however, there are Atheists who believe the world would be better off without religion. The views vary from Atheist to Atheist.Is there an Atheist symbol?
Yes and no. There have been many proposed symbols, but since Atheists are not organized a symbol can not be chosen. Nonetheless, this does not stop many Atheists and media outlets from attempting to establish a symbol. Generally, the most common Atheist symbols include an "A" in a circle, a fish with legs (the darwin fish), mathematical signs, or the atomic symbol.Who are some famous atheists?
Douglas Adams, Woody Allen, Lance Armstrong, Isaac Asimov, Kevin Bacon, Ingmar Bergman, Björk, Marlon Brando, Warren Buffett, James Cameron, George Carlin, John Carmack, John Carpenter, Noam Chomsky, Rodney Dangerfield, Richard Dawkins, Larry Flynt, Jodie Foster, Stephen Fry, Janeane Garofalo, Bill Gates, Ricky Gervais, Katharine Hepburn, Christopher Hitchens, Jamie Hyneman, Eddie Izzard, Billy Joel, Angelina Jolie, Diane eaton, Artie Lange, Bruce Lee, James Lipton, H.P. Lovecraft, Bill Maher, John Malkovich, Barry Manilow, Sir Ian McKellen, Julianne Moore, Jack Nicholson, Terry Pratchett, Keanu Reeves, Andy Rooney, Howard Stern, Teller, Alan Turing, Eddie Vedder, Ted Williams
This isn't all. There are many, many others who don't believe in deities. If you want contact with other like-minded individuals, there is a community on reddit who would love to hear from you.
If nothing else, everyone is Atheist to some degree. Christians and Muslims disbelieve in all gods but one, you just take it one god further.153 Atheist Quotes by Famous Persons