Quotations on Supernatural
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This fact immediately suggested a singular event - that at some time in the distant past the universe began expanding from an extremely small size. To many people this inference was loaded with overtones of a supernatural event - the creation, the beginning of the universe.
- Michael Behe
(Keywords: Time, People, Beginning, Creation, Fact, Past, Supernatural, Universe)
Compassion has no place in the natural order of the world which operates on the basis of necessity. Compassion opposes this order and is therefore best thought of as being in some way supernatural.
- John Berger
(Keywords: Thought, Being, Compassion, Necessity, Order, Supernatural, World)
As a musician I tell you that if you were to suppress adultery, fanaticism, crime, evil, the supernatural, there would no longer be the means for writing one note.
- Georges Bizet
(Keywords: Adultery, Crime, Evil, Fanaticism, Supernatural, Writing)
Shakespeare also introduces the supernatural into some of his tragedies; he introduces ghosts, and witches who have supernatural knowledge.
- Andrew Coyle Bradley
(Keywords: Knowledge, Shakespeare, Supernatural, Witches)
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.
- Joseph Conrad
(Keywords: Men, Belief, Evil, Supernatural, Wickedness)
Man can know his world without falling back on revelation; he can live his life without feeling his utter dependence on supernatural powers.
- Christopher Dawson
(Keywords: Life, Dependence, Feeling, Man, Supernatural, World)