Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
More Quotes from Bertrand Russell:Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind.
Those who first advocated religious toleration were thought wicked, and so were the early opponents of slavery.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
4. Form The 'form' of a proposition is that, in it, which remains unchanged when every constituent of the proposition is replaced by another.
I am delighted to know that Principia Mathematica can now be done by machinery... I am quite willing to believe that anything in deductive logic can be done by machinery.
The only thing that will redeem mankind is cooperation.
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