Monday, 20 May 2013

“If religion were true, its followers would not try to
bludgeon their young into an artificial conformity; but would merely insist on their unbending quest for truth, irrespective of artificial backgrounds or practical consequences.”

"Religion is still useful among the herd - that it helps their orderly conduct as nothing else could. The crude human animal is in-eradicably superstitious, and there is every biological reason why they should be. 
Take away his Christian god and saints, and he will worship something else...” 

1 comment:

Inconsequential said...

Good to see you all continue

I'm so sporadic these days, that it's taken me a few months to notice the move...

I hope discharge goes from ...strength to strength?
Well, from pub to pub if nothing else.

Good stuff as ever...