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Nearly a million species of animals are already known. Of these, only a few thousand are endowed with anything which can be called ...
We are now going through a period of demolition. In morals, in social life, in politics, in medicine, and in religion there is a u ...
It goes without saying that religion thus conceived is the opposite of magic. The latter is essentially selfish, the former admits ...
People in general are equally horrified at hearing the Christian religion doubted, and at seeing it practised.
Art and religion (they are the same thing, in the end, of course) have given man the only happiness he has ever had.
Where dwells the religion? Tell me first where dwells electricity, or motion, or thought or gesture. They do not dwell or stay at ...
It is with religion as with marriage. A youth marries in haste; afterwards, when his mind is opened to the reason of the conduct o ...
The proper office of religion is to regulate the heart of men, humanize their conduct, infuse the spirit of temperance, order, and ...
I shall venture to affirm, that there never was a popular religion, which represented the state of departed souls in such a light, ...
It must appear impossible, that theism could, from reasoning, have been the primary religion of human race, and have afterwards, b ...
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