Samuel Butler about God (“The Note-Books of Samuel Butler”, 1912) - Prayers are to men as dolls are to children. They are not without use and comfort, but it is not easy to take them very seriously.
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Prayers are to men as dolls are to children. They are not without use and comfort, but it is not easy to take them very seriously.
 Samuel ButlerThe Note-Books of Samuel Butler (1912). copy citation

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