Daily Dose of Ingersoll


The average man adopts the religion of his country, or,
rather, the religion of his country adopts him. He is dominated by
the egotism of race, the arrogance of nation, and the prejudice
called patriotism. He does not reason — he feels. He does not
investigate — he believes. To him the religions of other nations
are absurd and infamous, and their gods monsters of ignorance and

Robert Green Ingersoll – “Why I Am Agnostic”