The evolution of civilization is accomplished under the tutelage of the executioner; from this point of view Genesis, which tells the story of Adam and Eve chased from Paradise, and the Soirées de Saint-Pétersbourg agree.
Adorno & Horkheimer, Dialectic of Enlightenment

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Verily, verily, I say unto you, The servant is not greater than his lord; neither he that is sent greater than he that sent him

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And in those days shall men seek death, and shall not find it; and shall desire to die, and death shall flee from them.
Revelation 9:6

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They came with a Bible and their religion, stole our land, crushed our spirit, and now tell us we should be thankful to the Lord for being saved.
Chief Pontiac

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Properly read, the Bible is the most potent force for atheism ever conceived.
Isaac Asimov

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Free yourself like a gazelle from the hand of a hunter and like a bird from the hand of a hunter.
Proverbs 6:5

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Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are the meek: for they shall possess the land.
Blessed are they who mourn: for they shall be comforted.
Blessed are they that hunger and thirst after justice: for they shall have their fill.
Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.
Blessed are the clean of heart: for they shall see God.
Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God.
Blessed are they that suffer persecution for justice’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Jesus, The Eight Beatitudes

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Since the Bible and the church are obviously mistaken in telling us where we came from, how can we trust them to tell us where we are going?

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It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick.


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For in much wisdom is much grief: and he that increaseth knowledge increaseth sorrow.

Ecclesiastes 1:18

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The doctrine of the Kingdom of Heaven, which was the main teaching of Jesus, is certainly one of the most revolutionary doctrines that ever stirred and changed human thought.
H. G. Wells

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