Favorite Quotes against Materialism and Neodarwinism

"Natural selection may explain the survival of the fittest, but it cannot explain the arrival of the fittest." (Geneticist Hugo de Vries, 1904: "Species and Varieties")

"DNA is like a computer program but far, far more advanced than any software ever created." (Bill Gates 1995 in "The Road Ahead")

"The great majority of naturalist philosophers have an unjustified belief that naturalism is true and an unjustified belief that theism (or supernaturalism) is false." (atheist philosopher Quentin Smith in: "The Metaphilosophy of Naturalism")


"Those who believe that it is wrong, always and everywhere, to believe anything on insufficent evidence believe that very proposition on insufficient evidence, indeed on no evidence at all." (theist philosopher William Vallicella at his "Maverick Philosopher" blog: here and here)