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"I exist to approach the unknown with confidence instead of awe."
"Men are fundamentally driven by self-interest and liberty is essential to fortify this. Man's natural state is living together in harmony, in the pursuit of happiness and banding with others according to reason to insure the highest potential for personal and community interests."
--(John Locke / James Burke)
"Everyone of us comes into this world, uninvited to experience it for a short time. And don't know why...."
"In questions of science the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual."
"Place nothing above the verdict of ones own mind."
"Man's only duty is to respect other's rights, and man's only right over others is to enforce that duty."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."--
"Buddhism has the characteristics of what would be expected in a cosmic religion for the future: it transcends a personal God, avoids dogmas and theology; it covers both the natural & spiritual, and it is based on a religious sense aspiring from the experience of all things, natural and spiritual, as a meaningful unity"--
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious."