The Recovering Catholic

Life after leaving the Church

We are going to die

A wonderful quotation from Richard Dawkins, drawn by the amazing Gavin Aung Than of Zen Pencils. I find that accepting death without the false hope of an afterlife means that I can truly appreciate this life here and now, and Dawkins sums that idea up well here:

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3 thoughts on “We are going to die

  1. Reblogged this on wordpressity and commented:
    Just plain brilliant!

  2. i never understood that quote by dawkins until you actually visually illustrated it

    • It is beautiful, but I hasten to point out that it was not me who drew it. It was Gavin Aung Than of the website ‘Zen Pencils’ linked to in the post. All credit for the artwork goes to him. I have nowhere near his level of artistic talent!

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