André Comte-Sponville

Profession : Philosopher
Nationality : French
Birth : 12th March, 1952
Death :
About : André Comte Sponville is a French philosopher born in Paris, France. He studied in the École Normale Supérieure, and is aggregated in philosophy. He is a proponent of atheism and materialism, but in a particular form, because of his spiritualistic aim. The most important aspect of his work is an overcoming of traditional materialistic atheism in a perspective of post-materialism, because he demonstrates a spiritualization of atheism

André Comte-Sponville Quotes

Atheism is a way of humility. It’s to think oneself to be an animal, as we are actually and to allow oneself to become human.

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Anger and hatred lead to fear; compassion and concern for others allow us to develop self-confidence, which breeds trust and friendship.

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