Famous Quotes & Quotations About Superstition:
A Short History of Medicine
2000 B.C. - "Here, eat this root."
1000 B.C. - "That root is heathen, say this prayer."
1850 A.D. - "That prayer is superstition, drink this potion."
1940 A.D. - "That potion is snake oil, swallow this pill."
1985 A.D. - "That pill is ineffective, take this antibiotic."
2000 A.D. - "That antibiotic is artificial. Here, eat this root."
~ Author Unknown.
My only feeling about superstition is that it's unlucky to be behind at the end of the game.
~ Duffy Daugherty.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy: the mad daughter of a wise mother.
The worst superstition is to consider our own tolerable.
~ Doris Lessing.
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally cautious in making them.
~ Thomas Fuller.
His wit and irony - particularly when he uses them to condemn superstition - are inimitable.
~ Bertrand Russell.
If man were relieved of all superstition, and all prejudice, and had replaced these with a keen sensitivity to his real environment, and moreover had achieved a level of communication so simplified that one syllable could express his every thought, then he would have achieved the level of intelligence already achieved by his dog.
~ Robert Brault.
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