• It is pathetic to observe how lowly the motives are that religion, even the highest, attributes to the deity... To be given the best morsel, to be remembered, to be praised, to be obeyed blindly and punctiliously - these have been thought points of honor with the gods.

    George Santayana (1934). “Little essays drawn from the writings of George Santayana”, p.54, Рипол Классик