I Admire Bertrand Russell

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    It has been said that man is a rational animal.

    All my life I have been searching for evidence which could support this. Bertrand Russell
    Woudziniska Woudziniska
    26-30, F
    Nov 30, 2014

    Probably My Favorite Philosopher

    I so relate with almost everything Russell taught. Especially regarding religion and compassion for others. I hope one day religonists will realize they don't have monopoly on compassion for mankind. Actually I believe many do but we have a long way to go :-) I guess it just...
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    Jul 6, 2013

    Essay: "Why I Am Not a Christian"

    Why I Am Not A Christian by Bertrand Russell Introductory note: Russell delivered this lecture on March 6, 1927 to the National Secular Society, South London Branch, at Battersea Town Hall. Published in pamphlet form in that same year, the essay subsequently achieved new...
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    1 Response Jun 13, 2009

    Betrand Russell Quotes to Ponder

    I love his Wit: "A truer image of the world, I think, is obtained by picturing things as entering into the stream of time from an eternal world outside, than from a view which regards time as the devouring tyrant of all that is. " "A sense of duty is useful in...
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