atheist ('ā-thē-ĭist) n.
One who is without a belief in the existence of a god or gods.
An Atheist believes that a hospital should be built instead of a church.
An Atheist believes that a deed must be done instead of a prayer said.
An Atheist strives for involvement in life and not escape into death.
He wants disease conquered, poverty vanished, war eliminated.
-- Madalyn Murray O'Hair
At this time of war, let us not forget the 'Atheists in Foxholes'
A list of famous dead people who have rejected God and religion. These are people throughout history who have advocated living life without deference to a transcendent power. The list is in order of birth date.
"No, I don't know that atheists should be considered as citizens, nor should they be considered as patriots. This is one nation under God."
-- George H. W. Bush, 1987, while serving as vice-president.