In my view, all that is necessary for faith is the belief that by doing our best we shall succeed in our aims: the improvement of mankind.— Rosalind Franklin
Almighty Science Vs Religion quotations
Nothing happens by accident. God is preparing you for great things.
In my view, all that is necessary for faith is the belief that by doing our best we shall come nearer to success and that success in our aims (the improvement of the lot of mankind, present and future) is worth attaining...I maintain that faith in this world is perfectly possible without faith in another world.
Religion is a culture of faith; science is a culture of doubt.
I think people who vibrate at the same frequency, vibrate toward each other. They call it, in science, sympathetic vibrations.
Think of how many religions attempt to validate themselves with prophecy.
Think of how many people rely on these prophecies, however vague, however unfulfilled, to support or prop up their beliefs. Yet has there ever been a religion with the prophetic accuracy and reliability of science? ... No other human institution comes close.
If something is in me which can be called religious then it is the unbounded admiration for the structure of the world so far as our science can reveal it.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
All these aspirations are directed toward ennobling man's life, lifting it from the sphere of mere physical existence and leading the individual towards freedom.
David didn't need to know Goliath's strength because he already knew God's.
God reveals himself in the orderly harmony of what exists.
The notion that science and spirituality are somehow mutually exclusive does a disservice to both.
The Church has opposed every innovation and discovery from the day of Galileo down to our own time, when the use of anesthetics in childbirth was regarded as a sin because it avoided the biblical curse pronounced against Eve.
Religion is belief in someone else's experience. Spirituality is having your own experience.
Fear is the parent of cruelty, and therefore it is no wonder if cruelty and religion go hand in hand.
Preachers dread the advance of science as witches do the approach of daylight.
I do not believe in a personal God and I have never denied this but have expressed it clearly.
Religious wars are basically people killing each other over who has the better imaginary friend.
Ignorance is hardly unusual, Miss Davar.
The longer I live, the more I come to realize that it is the natural state of the human mind. There are many who will strive to defend its sanctity and then expect you to be impressed with their efforts.