Michael Shermer Quotes

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Born: September 8, 1954,
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Occupation: Author

1.
Anecdotal thinking comes naturally science requires training.
- Michael Shermer

2.
But because we live in an age of science, we have a preoccupation with corroborating our myths.
- Michael Shermer

3.
But the power of science lies in open publication, which, with the rise of the Internet, is no longer constrained by the price of paper.
- Michael Shermer

4.
But there is only one surefire method of proper pattern recognition, and that is science.
- Michael Shermer

5.
Religious faith depends on a host of social, psychological and emotional factors that have little or nothing to do with probabilities, evidence and logic.
- Michael Shermer

6.
Scientific prayer makes God a celestial lab rat, leading to bad science and worse religion.
- Michael Shermer

7.
Through no divine design or cosmic plan, we have inherited the mantle of life's caretaker on the earth, the only home we have ever known.
- Michael Shermer

8.
We know evolution happened because innumerable bits of data from myriad fields of science conjoin to paint a rich portrait of life's pilgrimage.
- Michael Shermer

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