What are the TOP 10 quotes by Robert Green Ingersoll?

  1. In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences.

  2. It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.

  3. Hope is the only bee that makes honey without flowers.

  4. In the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing.

  5. When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death - that is heroism.

  6. It is a blessed thing that in every age some one has had the individuality enough and courage enough to stand by his own convictions.

  7. In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clouds.

  8. Few rich men own their property; their property owns them.

  9. If a man would follow, today, the teachings of the Old Testament, he would be a criminal. If he would follow strictly the teachings of the New, he would be insane.

  10. My creed is that: Happiness is the only good. The place to be happy is here. The time to be happy is now. The way to be happy is to make others so.

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