[T]he sun with all the planets will in time grow too cold for life, unless indeed some great body dashes into the sun and thus gives it fresh life. Believing as I do that man in the distant future will be a far more perfect creature than he now is, it is an intolerable thought…
Even if we think the prior existence view is more plausible than the total view, we should recognize that we could be mistaken about this and therefore…
But if it is held that each generation can by its own deliberate acts determine for good or evil the destinies of the race, then our duties towards…
We could thus imagine, as an extreme case, a technologically highly advanced society, containing many complex structures, some of them far more…
In the littered field of discredited self-congratulatory chauvinisms, there is only one that seems to hold up, one sense in which we are special: Due to…
The remedies for all our diseases will be discovered long after we are dead; and the world will be made a fit place to live in. It is to be hoped that…
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