More From John Boyd Orr
- "Measured in time of transport and communication, the whole round globe is now smaller than a small European country was a hundred years ago."
- "Science has produced such powerful weapons that in a war between great powers there would be neither victor nor vanquished. Both would be overwhelmed in destruction."
- "The increase of territory and power of empires by force of arms has been the policy of all great powers, and it has always been possible to get the approval of their state religion."
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- "It is characteristic of science that the full explanations are often seized in their essence by the percipient scientist long in advance of any possible proof."― John Desmond Bernal
- "No doubt it is true that science cannot study God, but it hardly follows that God had to keep a safe distance from everything that scientists want to study."― Phillip E. Johnson