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Richard Dawkins
1941 -
British evolutionary biologist

In a universe of blind physical forces and genetic replication, some people are going to get hurt, other people are going to get lucky, and you won't find any rhyme or reason in it, nor any justice. The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.

from River Out of Eden
In practice, no civilized person uses Scripture as ultimate authority for moral reasoning.

1997 - from Free Inquiry, Summer 1997