Reason wth Religious People quote from House

Reason wth Religious People quote from House

Views: 1013

Albums: Atheist Pictures
Location: the web

Comment by Aurie Elizabeth on January 12, 2009 at 2:55pm
House is win.
Comment by Gaytor on January 14, 2010 at 9:40am
Trying to get some accurate credit for the quote. I've been reading Freethinkers by Susan Jacoby... She attributes this to Ethan Allen "...if ordinary human beings were assumed to be perfectly capable of thinking of reasoning for themselves, the clergy would be out of work." I don't think that it comes with such a great photo though.
Comment by Johnny on January 14, 2010 at 10:15am
I never looked into it before, but you're right, and here's a good blog on this Gaytor. Looks like this one is actually not quoted correctly, besides having non-reference-able attribution.


Nicely sourced, including the episode; and here's a link to the script.


In searching around, I also came across another interesting quote by House from season 2, the "House vs God" episode: "No, you talk to God, you're religious. God talks to you, you're psychotic."

Comment

You need to be a member of Think Atheist to add comments!

Join Think Atheist

Forum

israel- i need to vent

Started by Wassabi in Politics. Last reply by Pope Beanie 1 hour ago. 4 Replies

I don't understand Brexit

Started by Belle Rose in Politics. Last reply by Davis Goodman 8 hours ago. 24 Replies

Questioning the nature of friendship

Started by Shane Michaels in Small Talk. Last reply by TJ yesterday. 9 Replies

Messin' with the god folks

Started by Richard Foster in Politics on Saturday. 0 Replies

Events

Blog Posts

Blasphemistan

Posted by navid on June 29, 2016 at 2:00pm 5 Comments

Pride Parade & Muslims

Posted by navid on June 27, 2016 at 4:30am 3 Comments

Services we love!

© 2016   Created by umar.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service