for good people to do evil

Religion is an insult
to human dignity.

With or without it
you would have
good people doing
good things and
evil people doing
evil things.

But
for good people
to do evil things,
that takes religion.

— Professor Steven Weinberg, 1999

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Published in: on September 30, 2006 at 10:09 pm  Comments (2)  

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  1. […] she doesn’t quote it in her blog, her post reminds me of the words of Steven Weinberg (this is a quote that she brought to my attention): Religion is an insult to human […]

  2. […] for good people to do¬†evil […]


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