The demand to give up the illusions about its condition is the demand to give up a condition that needs illusions
In dark ages people are best guided by religion, as in a pitch-black night a blind man is the best guide; he knows the roads and paths better than a man who can see. When daylight comes, however, it is foolish to use blind old men as guides.
Heinrich Heine, Gedanke
I don’t really want to get into the habit of posting too many atheism quotes, because it’s not really something I’m that interested in. But just occasionally, I see something that makes me think.