أقوال الفيلسوف والعالم العربي أبو العلاء المعري في الإلحاد واللادينية
Al-Maʿarri was skeptic in his beliefs and denounced superstition and dogmatism in religion. Thus, he has been described as a pessimistic freethinker, some[who?] argue that he might have been a deist. One of the recurring themes of his philosophy was the rights of reason against the claims of custom, tradition and authority.