“Humanist prism” is a collection of remarkable quotes from past and present protagonists of the worldwide humanist movement, including for example:
- IHEU notable personalities
- representatives of IHEU Member Organizations
- humanist activists, intellectuals, philosophers, writers, artists, etc.
We will be showing the diverse faces and various views of the international humanist family demonstrating the positive outlook of Humanism.
Quotes will be shared on this page and on IHEU’s social media channels with the hashtag:
You can contribute to the “Humanist prism” project sending us your quotes and suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org, indicating:
- text of the quote – preferably less than 260 characters (with spaces);
- the source of the quote – if already published in a book, a journal or elsewhere;
- name and position of the author.
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1) 8 August 2017
We launch today the “Humanist Prism”, a collection of quotes from past and present figures in the humanist movement,…
— IHEU (@IHEU) August 8, 2017
2) 31 August 2017
To fight superstition we need to educate younger generations to reason, so that, once grown up, they will be immune from…
— IHEU (@IHEU) August 31, 2017
3) 8 September 2017
The third quote for the #humanistprism comes from Armin Navabi, founder of Atheist Republic and friend of the IHEU. Do…
— IHEU (@IHEU) September 8, 2017
4) 21 September 2017
Marking International #PeaceDay our fourth #HumanistPrism quote features Colombian peacebuilder and Bogotá Atea member,…
— IHEU (@IHEU) September 21, 2017
5) 23 September 2017
On 23 September 1939 Sigmund Freud died at the age of 83. Founder of psychoanalysis, he wrote also “The future of an…
— IHEU (@IHEU) September 23, 2017
6) 25 September 2017
The sixth entry for the #HumanismPrism series comes from Adele Orioli, do you agree with her? Help us sharing her quote then!
— IHEU (@IHEU) September 25, 2017
7) 30 September 2017
For #BlasphemyDay our CEO stakes out IHEU’s policy (a policy shared by all good human rights experts!):
No ifs, no buts, all blasphemy laws should be abolished!
— IHEU (@IHEU) September 30, 2017
8) 5 October 2017
Today is #WorldTeachersDay.
For this occasion David Lopez of the French La Ligue de l’enseignement recalls the…
— IHEU (@IHEU) October 5, 2017
9) 11 October 2017
It’s International #DayoftheGirlChild! Here’s a brand new #HumanistPrism quote featuring Gulalai Ismail of IHEU Member…
— IHEU (@IHEU) October 11, 2017