Tag: Reductionism (home)

Gravitation cannot be blamed for people falling in love.

permalink source: Albert Einstein
tags: Apologetics, Atheism, Reductionism

Immaterialty of the soul. When philosophers have subdued their passions, what material substance has managed to achieve this?

permalink source: Pascal
tags: Reductionism, Science

A disciple of another sect once came to Drescher as he was eating his morning meal. "I would like to give you this personality test", said the outsider, "because I want you to be happy." Drescher took the paper that was offered him and put it into the toaster -- "I wish the toaster to be happy too".

permalink source: Anonymous
tags: Folly, Psychology, Reductionism