Sartre was so close; he almost nailed it.<quoted text>
If every man woman and child stopped talking about god, be it their belief or unbelief, where would that leave god?
Something which is real does not simply vanish when we stop talking about it.
"I tell you in truth: all men are Prophets or else God does not exist".~Jean-Paul Sartre.
The truth is that all men and women have the POTENTIAL to be prophets.
Most people are just lazy. They lack the curiosity and will to make the effort to "climb the mountain", i.e. evolve to higher states of consciousness. As Jesus said, "Many are called, few are chosen."