If religion were true, its followers would not try to bludgeon their young into an artificial conformity; but would merely insist on their unbending quest for truth.
, American fantasy, horror, and science-fiction author. Stephen King called him the greatest master of the classic horror tale. Before age five, announced he no longer believed in Santa Claus. “Further thought convinced him that arguments for the existence of God suffered the same weaknesses,” a biographer wrote. (via helvetebrann