Thoughts on humanism

Kurt Vonnegut Self-Portrait

We humanists try to behave as decently, as fairly, and as honorably as we can without any expectation of rewards or punishments in an afterlife.

How do humanists feel about Jesus? I say of Jesus, as all humanists do, “If what he said is good, and so much of it is absolutely beautiful, what does it matter if he was God or not?”

Kurt Vonnegut
“Do you know what a humanist is?” from A Man Without a Country

Vonnegut's headstone

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