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But I was not taught to suppose that everything in the Bible was true, or to believe
in miracles and eternal perdition. Darwinism was accepted as a matter of course.
I remember a Swiss Protestant tutor, whom I had when I was eleven, saying to ...
Now what I am saying here is not, I believe, an orthodox Christian view. Orthodox
Christianity insists that we are ourselves forever and ever. Mr. Gilbert Chesterton
ought to tell you about that. My credo is much nearer Stoicism. It is, indeed ...
Much of what I believed in 1910 I no longer believe, but someone else does
believe it — some pathetic ass. Thus every truth with any merit in it whatsoever is
kept alive. As one crowd of believers goes out, another comes in. To be
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Autobiographical essays by Einstein, Bertrand Russell, Dewey, Dreiser, H.G. Wells, Nansen, James Jeans, Babbitt, Arthur Keith, James Adams, H.L. Mencken, Julia Peterkin, Lewis Mumford, G.J. Nathan, Hu ... Read full review