Charles Darwin Quote

The assumed instinctive belief in God has been used by many persons as an argument for his existence. But this is a rash argument, as we should thus be compelled to believe in the existence of many cruel and malignant spirits, only a little more powerful than man; for the belief in them is far more general than in a beneficent deity.


The origin of species by means of natural selection (ed. 1952)

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The assumed instinctive belief in God has been used by many persons as an argument for his existence. But this is a rash argument, as we should thus...

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The assumed instinctive belief in God has been used by many persons as an argument for his existence. But this is a rash argument, as we should thus...

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The assumed instinctive belief in God has been used by many persons as an argument for his existence. But this is a rash argument, as we should thus...

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The assumed instinctive belief in God has been used by many persons as an argument for his existence. But this is a rash argument, as we should thus...