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The discoveries of science, which render the myths and religions of previous cultures false, may take away their validity as objective realities but it also adds something quite special—a new found appreciation for the imaginative powers of the human mind, the yearning for understanding that has been recurrent throughout the human experience, and an appreciation of the immense and profound progress of the human species as a whole towards the enlightening light of truth.

by Daniel Ryan via reality-breaker