Peter Mcguinness

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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Spa&hellip by Carl Sagan
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5.0 out of 5 stars Reply to a brief comment, Jan. 21 2004
Einstein religious? not at all. I quote from Einstein directly in "The Human Side" Ed. Dukas, Hoffman.
"It was of course a lie what you read about my religious convictions, a lie which is being systematically repeated. I do not believe in a personal god and I have never denied this but have expressed it clearly. 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"
As for the issue of whether religious types should fear the scientific worldview; of course they should since organised science and organised religion are incompatible as long as religious leaders… Read more