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Robert Green Ingersoll
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- James Mayfield
 Added: Feb. 21, 2015
 
We have heard talk enough. We have listened to all the drowsy, idealess, vapid sermons that we wish to hear. We have read your Bible and the works of your best minds. We have heard your prayers, your solemn groans and your reverential amens. All these amount to less than nothing. We want one fact. We beg at the doors of your churches for just one little fact. We pass our hats along your pews and under your pulpits and implore you for just one fact. We know all about your mouldy wonders and your stale miracles. We want a this year's fact. We ask only one. Give us one fact for charity. Your miracles are too ancient. The witnesses have been dead for nearly two thousand years.-- Robert Green Ingersoll, "The Gods" (1872)
- Mark Bramlette
 Added: Feb. 15, 2015
 
Thank you for your bravery and indomitable spirit. You are not forgotten!
-Anonymous
 Added: Oct. 13, 2014
 
Happy Birthday to you, Colonel Ingersoll. You are not forgotten. Your legacy lives on.
- Gerrie
 Added: Aug. 10, 2014
 
Thank you for being a source of light and inspiration in my life, Mr. Ingersoll. Your courage, wit, intelligence, generosity, kindness and fierce devotion to liberty of mind serve as a guide to me and to many others. Sapere Aude!
- Gerrie
 Added: Jul. 21, 2014
 

- James Mayfield
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014
 
Sir, Thank You sir for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: May. 11, 2014
 
respect
- runawayuniverse
 Added: Mar. 19, 2014
 
Robert Ingersoll has influenced my life more than any other human being in history. I only wish I could express my gratitude towards him while he was still alive. He was truly a titan among humanity, and he will always be remembered.
- Skyler
 Added: Feb. 13, 2014
 
"I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart...the best brain" Robert Green Ingersoll
- Barbara LeClaire
 Added: Jan. 10, 2014
 
Thank you for your role in preservingAmerica!RIP sir!!!!!!!!!!!
- karl anglin
 Added: Nov. 3, 2013
 

- Doug Lind
 Added: Nov. 3, 2013
 
respect
- runawayuniverse
 Added: Aug. 11, 2013
 

- Georgia Girl
 Added: Aug. 11, 2013
 
Happy birthday to the man of whom Mark Twain once wrote: "The music of Bob Ingersoll's voice will sing through my memory always as the divinest that ever enchanted my ears. And I shall always see him as he stood that night on a dinner table in the midst of seven hundred frantic shouters, the most beautiful human creature that ever lived. You should have seen that house rise to its feet; and you should have heard the hurricane that followed. That's the only test. People may shout, clap their hands, stamp, wave their napkins -- but none other than a master can make them get up on their feet."
- Gerrie
 Added: Aug. 11, 2013
 
You were among the best of men. At last, you know the truth. God Bless. Rest in peace.
- David Carson
 Added: Aug. 7, 2013
 
The novelist and poet, Chinua Achebe once said, "One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised." On the 114th anniversary of your death, I honour your memory, great intellect, generosity, wit and, most of all, the manner in which you never allowed yourself to succumb to compromise.
- Frank
 Added: Jul. 21, 2013
 
Remembering you on the anniversary of your death and wishing you were here today as your message is much needed. Though you were an agnostic, you held hope for immortality. Here's hoping you are "alive and well" somewhere in the cosmos and enjoying the love and company of those you hold dear.
- Gerrie
 Added: Jul. 21, 2013
 
The Great Agnostic
- James Mayfield
 Added: Jul. 7, 2013
 
"As more people become more intelligent, they care less for preachers and more for teachers." (Robert Ingersoll)
- Gerrie
 Added: Jun. 26, 2013
 

- Ellie's Grandma
 Added: Jun. 21, 2013
 
To a great and good champion of freedom and liberty
- G Marlowe
 Added: May. 31, 2013
 
In memory of a true mensch! And the most amazing thing of all-you did actually "play in Peoria".
-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 2, 2013
 

- Donna
 Added: Jan. 27, 2013
 
You were 150 years ahead of your time! The country needs people like you now more than ever.
- Danny Campbell
 Added: Aug. 12, 2012
 
"Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so."
- runawayuniverse
 Added: Jun. 24, 2012
 

- Valkyrie Ziege
 Added: Apr. 6, 2012
 

- CypressGreen
 Added: Apr. 2, 2012
 
respect
- runawayuniverse
 Added: Mar. 25, 2012
 
I light a candle for Robert Green Ingersoll ...
- Candles
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
 
A hero of free thought -- be at peace, good sir!
- Therion
 Added: Nov. 24, 2011
 

- Veteran's family
 Added: Aug. 11, 2011
 
respect
- runawayuniverse
 Added: Aug. 11, 2011
 
Thank you for your wisdom
- William Taber
 Added: Apr. 17, 2011
 
respect
- runawayuniverse
 Added: Dec. 6, 2010
 
May you rest in peace.
- Michael
 Added: Dec. 3, 2010
 

- LaDene
 Added: Aug. 11, 2010
 
Happy Birthday!
- Jackie Howard
 Added: Aug. 11, 2010
 
True courage never dies! Requiescat In Pace.
- PurpleKU77
 Added: Jul. 10, 2010
 
"The way to believe by faith alone is to close your eyes to reason."
- John Lawson
 Added: Apr. 25, 2010
 
You were a brave man, not just for your service to your country but also your writings on the fallacy of religion. RIP.
- Sharon Hutchinson
 Added: Apr. 21, 2010
 

- The Universe is Governed by Law
 Added: Apr. 7, 2010
 

-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 1, 2010
 

- Tom Cummings
 Added: Oct. 16, 2009
 

- Jackie Howard
 Added: Aug. 11, 2009
 
respect
- runawayuniverse
 Added: Jul. 27, 2009
 

- Mandy G.
 Added: Jul. 24, 2009
 
Robert Ingersoll was a man of intelligence, dignity and courage.A man who should be better known and emulated.
- Kevin J. Morgan
 Added: May. 20, 2009
 

- G Marlowe
 Added: Apr. 19, 2009
 
You would be upset to know how much influence superstition still has.
- Matthew Gormand to know h
 Added: Feb. 22, 2009
 
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