Wednesday, June 26, 2013

The fact that living beings have evolved

Says nothing about the existence or non-existence of God:

“There is grandeur in this view of life... having been originally breathed by the Creator into a few forms or into one; and that... from so simple a beginning endless forms most beautiful and most wonderful have been, and are being evolved.” -- Charles Darwin, The Origin of Species



1 comment:

  1. It's a simple point, albeit one many folks on both sides of the issue seem to have trouble grasping.

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