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On religion by Richard Dawkins

  


AuthorRichard†Dawkins (b. 1941) British Zoologist
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SourceThe God Delusion 
Books by AuthorThe Selfish Gene
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I am against religion because it teaches us to be satisfied with not understanding the world.

Richard†Dawkins (b. 1941) British Zoologist

David Gurteen's comments: This is a provocative statement from Richard Dawkins and I am sure one that could be hotly argued either way. Here's an opposing view Science and Religion

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Quotations from Richard Dawkins:

 There may be fairies at the bottom of the garden. There is no evidence for it, but you can't prove that there aren't any, so shouldn't we be agnostic with respect to fairies?

Richard†Dawkins, (b. 1941) British Zoologist



 I am against religion because it teaches us to be satisfied with not understanding the world.

Richard†Dawkins, (b. 1941) British Zoologist
The God Delusion 



 Like computer viruses, successful mind viruses will tend to be hard for their victims to detect. If you are the victim of one, the chances are that you won't know it, and may even vigorously deny it.

Richard†Dawkins, (b. 1941) British Zoologist



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