Sam Harris Quotes

There is nothing specific we have to believe in order to have moral and spiritual lives.

 
Context
There are many who believe that a moral life can only emanate from a religious belief structure and some who believe it can only emanate from their specific religious belief structure.
Sam Harris
Sam Harris
  • Born: April 9, 1967
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Author

Samuel Benjamin Harris is an American author, critic of religion, blogger, public intellectual, and podcast host. His work touches on a wide range of topics, including rationality, ethics, free will, neuroscience, meditation, philosophy of mind, politics, Islamism, terrorism, and artificial intelligence. He is described as one of the atheistic "Four Horsemen of the Non-Apocalypse", along with Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens and Daniel Dennett.