I changed the blog name from ‘fyeahdawkins’ to ‘richarddawkinsappreciation’
The former I think is too generic, for Tumblr anyway. The latter is long and not very catchy; I don’t see anyone remembering it. Here I am asking my followers because I am a person who lacks imagination and I’m sure a lot of you can help me out.
“It is no accident that we see green almost wherever we look. It is no accident that we find ourselves perched on one tiny twig in the midst of a blossoming and flourishing tree of life; no accident that we are surrounded by millions of other species, eating, growing, rotting, swimming, walking,…
“Was Carl Sagan a religious man? He was so much more. He left behind the petty, parochial, medieval world of the conventionally religious, left the theologians, priests and mullahs wallowing in their small-minded spiritual poverty. He left them behind, because he had so much more to be religious about. They have their Bronze-Age myths, medieval superstitions and childish wishful thinking. He had the universe.”—Richard Dawkins about Carl Sagan (via buzzkilled)