Quotes in Belief

When a theory really has got your brain in its grip, contradictory evidence - even evidence you already know - sometimes becomes invisible.

It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.

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Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make you commit injustices.

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Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple.

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Man is what he believes.

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Some things have to be believed to be seen.

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Oh, what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to believe.

Unless you believe, you will not understand.

The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one.

I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief.

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