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Fantastic doctrines, like Christianity or Islam or Marxism require unanimity of belief. One dissenter casts doubt on the creed of millions. Thus the fear and the hate; thus the torture chamber, the iron stake, the gallows, the labor camp, the psychiatric ward.
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Edward Abbey Quotes

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In Italy, the Inquisition was condemning people to death until the end of the eighteenth century, and inquisitional torture was not abolished in the Catholic Church until 1816. The last bastion of support for the reality of witchcraft and the necessity of punishment has been the Christian churches.
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Carl Sagan Quotes

In the Middle Ages, they had guillotines, stretch racks, whips and cahins. Nowadays, we have a much more effective torture device called the bathroom scale.
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Stephen Phillips Quotes

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Recognize meat for what it really is: the antibiotic and pesticide-laden corpse of a tortured animal.
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Ingrid Newkirk Quotes

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Proof is an idol before whom the pure mathematician tortures himself.
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Arthur Stanley Eddington Quotes

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Torture numbers, and they'll confess to anything.
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Gregg Easterbrook Quotes

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Why torture yourself when life 'll do it for you?
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Author Unknown Quotes

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