Tag Archive: President Theodore Roosevelt

Apr 18

April 18: Clarence Darrow

Clarence Darrow

Darrow said, “I don’t believe in God because I don’t believe in Mother Goose.”

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Apr 03

April 3: John Burroughs

John Burroughs

Burroughs wrote, “Of the hereafter I have no conception. This life is enough for me” and “Our civilization is not founded upon Christianity; it is founded upon reason and science.”

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Mar 08

March 8: Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

Throughout most of his legal life, his religious opinion can be said to have been Unitarian. Said Holmes, “the secret of my success is that at an early age I discovered that I was not God.”

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