The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
In its history, Europe has committed so many massacres and horrors that it should bow its own head in shame.
The whole history of science has been the gradual realization that events do not happen in an arbitrary manner, but that they reflect a certain underlying order, which may or may not be divinely inspired.
I don’t think that there’s been one example in history where somebody has openly talked about their personal life and it’s done them any good.