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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteThe curse of man, and the cause of nearly all his woe, is his stupendous capacity for believing the incredible

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteReligion is fundamentally opposed to everything I hold in veneration - courage, clear thinking, honesty, fairness, and above all, love of the truth

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteMen become civilized not in proportion to their willingness to believe but in proportion to their readiness to doubt

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteFor every problem there is a solution which is simple, clean and wrong.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteChristian theology is not only opposed to the scientific spirit; it is opposed to every other form of rational thinking

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteWe must respect the other fellow's religion,but only in the sense and to the extent that we respect his theory that his wife is beautiful and his children smart.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteAll government, of course, is against liberty.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteI believe in only one thing: liberty; but I do not believe in liberty enough to want to force it upon anyone.

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