Science and Religion
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A man with a watch knows what time it is. A man with two watches is never sure.
Duct tape is like the force. It has a light side, and a dark side, and it holds the universe together.
Acceptance without proof is the fundamental characteristic of Western religion; rejection without proof is the fundamental characteristic of Western science.
A Christian is a man who feels repentance on Sunday for what he did on Saturday and is going to do on Monday.
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
I think that God in creating man somewhat overestimated his ability.
Say what you will about the sweet miracle of unquestioning faith, I consider a capacity for it terrifying and absolutely vile!
What we imagine is order is merely the prevailing form of chaos.
Isn't it interesting that the same people who laugh at science fiction listen to weather forecasts and economists?
Truly great madness can not be achieved without significant intelligence.
Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.
Men don't change. The only thing new in the world is the history you don't know.
Facts, or what a man believes to be facts, are delightful... Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.
Science is a differential equation. Religion is a boundary condition.
Hegel was right when he said that we learn from history that man can never learn anything from history.