Those Holy Atheists

Have you ever wondered if religious people are really moral, doing the right thing because God is going to reward them with heaven, and not doing the wrong thing because they fear God will punish them? How much greater, then, is the secular person who does what is right without reward, or doesn’t do what is wrong even though there is no punishment? Is a child better if they clean their room to get their weekly allowance payment, or if they do it because it needs to be done? Here is a short quote that was shared by Darwin on twitter: