Google posted a doodle on Annie Besant’s Birthday
Today is Annie Besant’s 168th birthday. She was one of British socialist, writer, and orator and supporter of Irish and Indian self-rule.
Here is some popular quotes of Annie Besant:
Refusal to believe until proof is given is a rational position; denial of all outside of our own limited experience is absurd.
No philosophy, no religion, has ever brought so glad a message to the world as this good news of Atheism.
Better remain silent, better not even think, if you are not prepared to act.
For centuries the leaders of Christian thought spoke of women as a necessary evil, and the greatest saints of the Church are those who despise women the most.