The opinions that are held with passion are always those for which no good ground exists; indeed the passion is the measure of the holders lack of rational conviction. Opinions in politics and religion are almost always held passionately.
I am a philosopher, not a scientist, and we philosophers are better at questions than answers.
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.
The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.
There is no such thing as the supernatural or the paranormal. There is only the natural, the normal, and mysteries we have yet to explain.
Wanting to believe something is not any reason at all to believe it. If anything, it`s a reason to question it.
My desire for something impossible does not make it less impossible.
There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept.
The fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.