Humanist Corner

Humanist Corner

HUMANIST CORNER July 2018

HUMANIST CORNER – July 2018

“Civil disobedience becomes a sacred duty when the state has become lawless and corrupt. And a citizen who barters with such a state shares in its corruption and lawlessness.” Mahatma Gandhi

“First they came for the Socialists, and I … read more.

HUMANIST CORNER June 2018

HUMANIST CORNER June 2018
“What I’m asking you to entertain is that there is nothing we need to believe on insufficient evidence in order to have deeply ethical and spiritual lives.” Sam Harris
“There is no justice in the laws of nature, no term for fairness … read more.

HUMANIST CORNER May 2018

HUMANIST CORNER May, 2018
“I do this real moron thing, it’s called thinking. And apparently I’m not a very good American because I like to form my own opinion.”
George Carlin
“Dare to think for yourself.” Voltaire

Carlin and Voltaire? Perhaps … read more.

HUMANIST CORNER March 2018

HUMANIST CORNER March 2018
“Fear paints pictures of ghosts and hangs them in the gallery of ignorance.”
“When I became convinced the universe is natural, that all ghosts and gods are myths, there entered into my brain, … read more.

HUMANIST CORNER December 2017

“Non-violence is the weapon of the strong.”
“We need to be the change we wish to see in the world.”
“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.”
Mahatma Gandhi
It’s that most humanistic time of the year again, when … read more.

HUMANIST CORNER – November 2017

HUMANIST CORNER November 2017

“Hope is being able to see there is light despite all the darkness.” Desmond Tutu
“I am still encouraged to go on. I wouldn’t know where else to go.” E.B.White, American writer

In his poem “The Second Coming” W.B. Yeats says, “Things … read more.

HUMANIST CORNER October 2017

“A lie travels half way around the world while the truth is still putting on its shoes.” Mark Twain
“Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it.” Andre Gide
Certainly, we UU’s fall into that tribe of seekers because most denominations … read more.