Science and Religion
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According to the latest official figures, 43% of all statistics are totally worthless.
Strong words are required for weak principles.
Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.
It is by fighting and triumphing over the enemies of the Buddha that we ourselves become Buddhas.
The hands that help are better far than the lips that pray.
Organic chemistry is the chemistry of carbon compounds. Biochemistry is the study of carbon compounds that crawl.
Acceptance without proof is the fundamental characteristic of Western religion; rejection without proof is the fundamental characteristic of Western science.
Duct tape is like the force. It has a light side, and a dark side, and it holds the universe together.
A man with a watch knows what time it is. A man with two watches is never sure.
A student who changes the course of history is probably taking an exam.
The heresies we should fear are those which can be confused with orthodoxy.
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
A Christian is a man who feels repentance on Sunday for what he did on Saturday and is going to do on Monday.
Truth comes out of error more easily than out of confusion.
No great advance has ever been made in science, politics, or religion, without controversy.