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“If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.’ – VOLTAIRE, FOR AND AGAINST”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart
“I don’t think religions are based on lies, but I don’t think they’re based on truths, either. I think they come about because of what people need at the time that they need them. Like the World Series player who won’t take off his lucky socks, or the mother of the sick child who believes that her baby can sleep only if she’s sitting by the crib – believers need, by definition, something to believe in.”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart
“I remembered something else that makes us human: faith, the only weapon in our arsenal to battle doubt.”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart
“What kind of life had he suffered, to have to craft memories from his imagination?”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart
“One of the proofs of the immortality of the soul is that myriads have believed it. They also believed the world was flat.’ – MARK TWAIN, NOTEBOOK”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart
“Now, Shay Bourne isn’t the first person to come along and stir the pot,” King said. “Few years back, a Florida State football quarterback was found lying in the street, claiming to be God.”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart
“You said that the purpose of religion was to bring people together. But does it, really? Or does it – knowingly, purposefully, and intentionally – break them apart?’ I took a deep breath.”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart
“I wondered how two boys - like Shay and me - could begin at the same point and somehow take turns that would lead us to be such a different men.”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart
“Maybe who we were in the past informed who we chose to be in the future.”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart
“there were things I knew for sure: That I had been loved, once, and had loved back. That a person could find hope in the way a weed grew. That the sum of a man’s life was not where he wound up but in the details that brought him there. That we made mistakes.”
Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart

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