I don't know if I'd exactly say the below quotes describe me, but my choice of them may say something about me. Make of that what you will. So, here we go.
Nature is not cruel, pitiless, indifferent. This is one of the hardest lessons for humans to learn. We cannot admit that things might be neither good nor evil, neither cruel nor kind, but simply callous -- indifferent to all suffering, lacking all purpose.
--Richard Dawkins, British ethologist, geneticist, & popularizer of genetics
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.
--Bertrand Russell, British author, mathematician, & philosopher (1872 - 1970)
Fervor is the weapon of choice for the impotent.
A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men.
--Roald Dahl, (Willy Wonka) Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Last year I went fishing with Salvador Dali. He was using a dotted line. He caught every other fish.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.