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The Lowest Score Wins

For all those that feel philosophy and religion are 'sui generis', the winner with the lowest body count wins. Ethical systems prevail where the sanctity of human life is a fiction with a disastrous track record. Aristotle's contemplative ethics is a good place to start.

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The Lowest Score Wins

The philosopher has never killed any priests, whereas the priest has killed a great many philosophers.

- Denis Diderot (1713-1784)

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Nothing Better than the Holey One - Another planksip Möbius

The Lowest Score Wins

Inspired by Denis Diderot (1713-1784)'s quote, "The philosopher has never killed any priests, whereas the priest has killed a great many philosophers". The titled responsion is

For all those that feel philosophy and religion are sui generis, the winner with the lowest body count wins. Ethical systems prevail where the sanctity of human life is a fiction with a disastrous track record. Aristotle's contemplative ethics is a good place to start.


Denis Diderot

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