Tales from the Quote Mine: A Hindu’s assessment of Darwinism
|March 28, 2011||Posted by O'Leary under Darwinism, Religion|
No biologist has been responsible for more – and for more drastic – modifications of the average person’s worldview than Charles Darwin” (“These words were spoken by Harvard professor Ernst Mayr (1904–2005), veteran evolutionary biologist, when on September 23, 1999, he received the Crafoord Prize from the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm. Dr, Mayr made the point that although most groundbreaking scientists, such as Albert Einstein, had a marked influence within their own fields of science, they made little impact on the way the average person apprehends the world, whereas Darwin changed the very fabric of our worldview.
And so this book. …
Which shows why Darwinism didn’t and shouldn’t have changed the Hindu worldview.
by Leif A Jensen, Rethinking Darwin: A Vedic Study of Darwinism and Intelligent Design (Bhaktivedanta Book Trust: Germany, 2010), p. 1
Hey, just readin’ is all. And repeat after me, “Only fundamentalist Christians have doubts, only fundamentalist Christians have doubts, only … rinse, repeat … ”
Quote mine: One of the many concepts pioneered by Darwinists: It means quoting a Darwinist saying something that should wake up non-brain-dead humans, thus giving the game away.