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CHOOSE YOUR WORDS CAREFULLY, FOR THEY DEFINE WHO YOU ARE!!
"The less people think the more they talk."
“Nullius in Verba”, or “Nobody’s word is final”
Universal Declaration of Human Rights,
“Everyone shall have the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion. This right shall include freedom to have a religion or whatever belief of his [her] choice.”
Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 18
sacredness of Life
Whether a person is reverent depends on essentially upon whether he or she accepts the principle of the sacredness of Life,any way that he or she defines sacred.
For those that love to read.
Project Gutenberg - http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page
The site to read 39,000 books on site or download for free. Read books from the 1800's and see where science was at then, Authors such as Chas. Darwin, A.R. Wallace and J.Tyndall to name a few. Explore the site and enjoy.
Biodiversity Heritage Library-http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/
This site has more public domain books that can be downloaded it deals a lot with the Flora and Fauna Sciences as well as general interest subjects.
Science widget from the ABC (OZ)
Want to know more about Australian Flora and Fauna then go to this site.
It is called Atlas of Living Australia.
With this site you can find out what Flora and Fauna within an area, and gives links to the description of the animal, plant or bird.
Just a few of my thoughts about observations I have made and what I have learnt through my life!
What amazes me are people whether religious or not who wear blinkers. The blinkers being:- Either believing with jaundiced vision in unproven words of men from long ago or believing with jaundiced vision in proven words of men, of yore and today.
Both religion and…Continue
For all you Atheists that like having a tree up in December fear not Christmas trees are what theists put up in december Wikipedia has a good article on it and this is the introducty two paragraphs from it. The Christians commandeered what was a pagan religious festival!
Yule or Yuletide ("Yule-time") is a winter festival that was initially celebrated by the…Continue