If I convert it's because it's better that a believer dies than that an atheist does.

- Christopher Hitchens (2012) ·

If I convert it's because it's better that a believer dies than that an atheist does.

- Christopher Hitchens (2012) ·

My chief consolation in this year of living dyingly has been the presence of friends.

- Christopher Hitchens (2012) ·

If you've been successful, you didn't get there on your own. You didn't get there on your own.

- Barack Obama (2012) ·

We can’t tolerate this anymore. These tragedies must end. And to end them, we must change. We will be told that the causes of such violence are complex, and that is true. No single law — no set of laws can eliminate evil from the world, or prevent every senseless act of violence in our society. But that can’t be an excuse for inaction. Surely, we can do better than this.

- Barack Obama (2012) ·

Atheism is just a way of clearing the space for better conversations.

- Sam Harris (2012) ·

You are not in control of your mind—because you, as a conscious agent, are only part of your mind, living at the mercy of other parts.

- Sam Harris (2012) ·

Simply put: we don't build services to make money; we make money to build better services.

- Mark Zuckerberg (2012) ·