Science and Religion
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It is now proved beyond doubt that smoking is one of leading causes of statistics.
To "be" means to be related.
Whenever anyone says anything he is indulging in theories.
That which is static and repetitive is boring. That which is dynamic and random is confusing. In between lies art.
Genealogy is based on the obviously silly idea that there is no such thing as a bastard.
There's always an easy solution to every human problem -- neat, plausible, and wrong.
Copy from one, it's plagiarism; copy from two, it's research.
There is no conversation more boring than the one where everybody agrees.
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.
The economy depends about as much on economists as the weather does on weather forecasters.
Christianity has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult and not tried.
Prophecy is many times the principal cause of the events foretold.