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Since science is essentially objective, involving the study of how things actually are, "materialism" would therefore seem to be its antithesis, since its starting point is the desire to impose upon the natural world a particular and limited way of looking at it.Melanie Phillips
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“It is the writer's privilege to help man endure by lifting his heart.”
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