Scientists Believe In God?
by Wayne Blank
"Every one who is seriously involved in the pursuit of science becomes convinced that a spirit is manifest in the laws of the universe - a spirit vastly superior to that of man, and one in the face of which we with our modest powers must feel humble. In this way the pursuit of science leads to a religious feeling of a special sort, which is indeed quite different from the religiosity of someone more naive."
"There are more sure marks of authenticity in the Bible than in any profane history."
"All human discoveries seem to be made only for the purpose of confirming more and more the truths contained in the Sacred Scriptures."
"I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use."
"The glacier was God's great plough . . . set at work ages ago to grind, furrow, and knead over, as it were, the surface of the earth."
"Never think that God's delays are God's denials. Hold on; hold fast; hold out. Patience is genius."
"Time was invented by the Almighty God in order to give ideas a chance."
"Nature is an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we only will tune in."
"The divine spark leaps from the finger of God to the finger of Adam, whether it takes ultimate shape in a law of physics or a law of the land, a poem or a policy, a sonata or a mechanical computer."
"God not only plays dice, He also sometimes throws the dice where they cannot be seen."
"If we find the answer [the unified theory], it would be the ultimate triumph of human reason - for we would know the mind of God."
"Every formula which expresses a law of nature is a hymn of praise to God."
"I give myself over to my rapture. I tremble; my blood leaps. God has waited 6000 years for a looker-on to His work."
"Every scientific truth goes through three states: first, people say it conflicts with the Bible; next, they say it has been discovered before lastly, then they say they always believed it."
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