Contingency

We would like to think ourselves necessary, inevitable, ordained from all eternity. All religions, nearly all philosophies, and even a part of science testify to the unwearying, heroic effort of mankind desperately denying its own contingency.

Jacques Monod – Chance and Necessity

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  1. Howdy! This blog post could not be written much better! Looking at this post reminds me of my previous roommate! He always kept talking about this. I will forward this post to him. Pretty sure he’s going to have a very good read. Thanks for sharing!

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