Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins

It is an absurd law [Section 295A of the Indian penal code] but also extremely dangerous because it gives fanatics, whether they are Hindus, Catholics or Muslims, a licence to be offended. It also allows people who are in dispute with you to make up false accusations of blasphemy.More Richard Dawkins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I'm not one of those who wants to purge our society of our Christian history.More Richard Dawkins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You can't blame science for being used for evil purposes. What you can do is say, 'This is an exceedingly powerful tool.' And you want to make sure it is used for good purposes, not bad ones. That is a political decision.More Richard Dawkins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Suppose that there's a gene that makes you gay if you were bottle-fed but that has some completely different effect if you were breast-fed. So in the days before bottles were invented that gene would not have manifested itself as gay behavior, but now that bottles are common it can do so.More Richard Dawkins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What is interesting about the scientific world view is that it is true, inspiring, remarkable and that it unites a whole lot of phenomena under a single heading.More Richard Dawkins quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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