Quotes by Bertrand Russell

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I like mathematics because it is not human and has nothing particular to do with this planet or with the whole accidental universe - because like Spinoza's God, it won't love us in return.
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Boredom is a vital problem for the moralist, since at least half the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it.
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Marriage is for women the commonest mode of livelihood, and the total amount of undesired sex endured by women is probably greater in marriage than in prostitution.
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The best practical advice I can give to the present generation is to practice the virtue which the Christians call love.
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The total amount of undesired sex endured by women is probably greater in marriage than in prostitution.
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The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way. Persecution is used in theology, not in arithmetic.
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