The Inspirational Atheist (Paperback)
Wise Words on the Wonder and Meaning of Life
Plume, 9780142181423, 256pp.
Publication Date: December 30, 2014
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Like all people, atheists contemplate issues of love, death, and morality, and in times of stress we long for solace and inspiration. A collection of uplifting quotations from some of mankind’s most important philosophers, scientists, writers, and even comedians, THE INSPIRATIONAL ATHEIST will be a treasured daily companion for the growing demographic of humanists who believe that life has meaning when we live it meaningfully, independent of the existence of a higher power. With words from Carl Sagan, D. H. Lawrence, Julia Child, Douglas Adams, Charlotte Bronte, Bertrand Russell, Ralph Waldo Emerson, George Carlin, Joan Didion, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Thomas Jefferson and dozens of others on topics ranging from Love and Nature to Wisdom and Beauty, this book is a celebration of the sublime without the divine.
About the Author
BUZZY JACKSON has a Ph.D. in History from UC Berkeley and is an award-winning author and a writer for the Boston Globe. For more info, please visit www.BuzzyJackson.com.