If there is no form of higher power, how come since the beginning of time, the overwhelming majority of human?

beings since the beginning of time have believed in such things including spirits etc? Think about it, since the beginning of time, from the first human to the hundreds of billions that followed, the overwhelming majority of human beings that have walked this earth have spoken or have ideas of a higher power. Look... show more beings since the beginning of time have believed in such things including spirits etc? Think about it, since the beginning of time, from the first human to the hundreds of billions that followed, the overwhelming majority of human beings that have walked this earth have spoken or have ideas of a higher power. Look at ancient civilizations, old ancient text, all clue in to their intuition of 'life' having a innate spiritual aspect to it.


So how would you argue away something so overwhelming? Say that hundreds of billions of people who lived all across the globe spanning thousands of years are/were stupid? and little ol atheist who is sitting on the couch surfing the internet in his enclosed space is some enlightened being? yea, go figure.
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