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The Little Book of Humanity 2009

The Little Book of Humanity 2009

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Published by Jaakko Wallenius
Little Book of Humanity will gather together the best quotes of secular, humanist and atheist thinkers, writers, poets, philosophers and scientists of the past to form a little guidebook on how to be a good human inhabitant of this little blue planet.
Little Book of Humanity will gather together the best quotes of secular, humanist and atheist thinkers, writers, poets, philosophers and scientists of the past to form a little guidebook on how to be a good human inhabitant of this little blue planet.

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The Little Book of Humanity.............................................................................................................................1Epicurus on death...............................................................................................................................................2Marcus Aurelius on misfortune.........................................................................................................................5Marcus Aurelius on future.................................................................................................................................7Epicurus on the roads end..................................................................................................................................9Marcus Aurelius on feelings of injury.............................................................................................................11Epicurus on pleasure........................................................................................................................................13Epicurus on overindulgence.............................................................................................................................16Bertrand Russell on goals in life......................................................................................................................19Epicurus on anger.............................................................................................................................................21Marcus Aurelius on universe...........................................................................................................................23Epicurus on misfortune....................................................................................................................................25Marcus Aurelius on the privilege of being alive.............................................................................................27Marcus Aurelius on being human...................................................................................................................29Marcus Aurelius on fountain of good..............................................................................................................31Bertrand Russell on dogma and evidence.......................................................................................................33Oscar Wilde on truth........................................................................................................................................35
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Robert G. Ingersoll on intellectual honesty....................................................................................................38
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Bertrand Russell on values and science..........................................................................................................41Hippocrates on opinions and facts...................................................................................................................43Bertrand Russell on Aristotle..........................................................................................................................45Marcus Aurelius on living among lying men..................................................................................................47
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Bertrand Russell on interdependency of humankind....................................................................................50Bertrand Russell on possessions......................................................................................................................52Bertrand Russell on free intellect....................................................................................................................54Marcus Aurelius on living................................................................................................................................56Marcus Aurelius on on humans and nature...................................................................................................58George Orwell on patriotism...........................................................................................................................60George Orwell on money..................................................................................................................................62Thomas Paine on ownership of earth..............................................................................................................64Howard Winters on "we" and "them"...........................................................................................................66Epicurus on possessions....................................................................................................................................68Marcus Aurelius on happy life.........................................................................................................................70Epicurus on fame andstatus............................................................................................................................72Epicurus on God...............................................................................................................................................74
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Bertrand Russell on teapots in orbit...............................................................................................................77
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Epicurus on folly of prayer..............................................................................................................................80Thomas Paine on the Bible...............................................................................................................................82Robert G. Ingersoll onprisons of mind..........................................................................................................84Marcus Aurelius on gods..................................................................................................................................86
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Bertrand Russell on philosophy and theology................................................................................................89Bertrand Russell on vastness and fearful passionless force of non-human things.....................................91Marcus Aurelius on causes of controversies...................................................................................................93Bertrand Russell on fear..................................................................................................................................95
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Epicurus on pain of body or mind...................................................................................................................97Epicurus on living justly...................................................................................................................................99Marcus Aurelius on good and evil.................................................................................................................101John Ruskin on beliefs and action.................................................................................................................103Marcus Aurelius on loving your enemies......................................................................................................105Bertrand Russell on the authority of the sacred books...............................................................................107Thomas Paine on religious approval of slavery...........................................................................................109Jeremy Nathanson on appreciation of people's differences........................................................................111Walter Lippmann on thinking alike..............................................................................................................113Anaxagoras on ownership..............................................................................................................................115Diax on beliefs and truth................................................................................................................................117Author's friends..............................................................................................................................................119About the author.............................................................................................................................................120Pageviews.........................................................................................................................................................121
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