Science and Religion
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It may be that our role on this planet is not to worship God but to create him.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of the time he will pick himself up and continue on.
Christianity has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult and not tried.
The only thing that stops God from sending another flood is that the first one was useless.
If Jesus Christ were to come today, people would not crucify him. They would ask him to dinner, hear what he had to say, and make fun of it.
An expert is one who knows more and more about less and less until he knows absolutely everything about nothing.
For my part, the longer I live the less I feel the need of any sort of theological belief, and the more I am content to let unseen powers go on their way with me and mine without question or distrust.
If we take science as our sole guide, if we accept and hold fast that alone which is verifiable, the old theology must go.
It is always easier to believe than to deny. Our minds are naturally affirmative.
Logic is like the sword -- those who appeal to it shall perish by it.
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
According to the latest official figures, 43% of all statistics are totally worthless.
I don't have any solution but I certainly admire the problem.