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Old 11-21-2013, 10:39 AM   #707
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Default Re: Do you accept the theory of evolution? - Part 1

Originally Posted by Marvolo View Post
You are fightiong a losing battle. Gods and higher beings and belief is too tied into the evolution of the human psyche. Doing away with it, no matter how childish a notion it may be, is no easy task. It won't happen in our lifetime.
I would argue that it's engrained in human culture more so than it's 'tied into the evolution of the human psyche.'

Religion is a cultural thing devised to give understanding to things we did not understand, not some innate thing. Curiosity is, however.

"No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness." - Aristotle
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