„Intelligent design is eminently falsifiable. Specified complexity in general and irreducible complexity in biology are within the theory of intelligent design the key markers of intelligent agency. If it could be shown that biological systems like the bacterial flagellum that are wonderfully complex, elegant, and integrated could have been formed by a gradual Darwinian process (which by definition is non-telic), then intelligent design would be falsified on the general grounds that one doesn't invoke intelligent causes when purely natural causes will do. In that case Occam's razor finishes off intelligent design quite nicely.“

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„Evolution is a design process; it’s just not an intelligent design process.“

—  Jonathan Haidt, livro The Righteous Mind

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„[Intelligent Design Theory] Creationism by another name.“

—  Michael Bloomberg American businessman and politician, former mayor of New York City 1942

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„Intelligent Design is Creationism.“

—  Duane Gish American biochemist 1921 - 2013

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„The mechanical philosophy was ever blind to this fact. Intelligent design, on the other hand, readily embraces the sacramental nature of physical reality. Indeed, intelligent design is just the Logos theology of John's Gospel restated in the idiom of information theory.“

—  William A. Dembski American intelligent design advocate 1960

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„Intelligent Design is simply a dead end; it does not deserve to be called a theory.“

—  Mordechai Ben-Ari Israeli computer scientist 1948

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„Science is a philosophy of discovery. Intelligent design is a philosophy of ignorance.“

—  Neil deGrasse Tyson American astrophysicist and science communicator 1958

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„First understand infinity then you will understand God and how evolution is intelligent design.“

—  E. Lee Spence German anthropologist, photographer, archaeologist, historian, photojournalist and academic 1947

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„When we say there is a GOD, we mean that there is an intelligent designing cause of what we see in the world around us, and a being who was himself uncaused.“

—  Joseph Priestley, livro Institutes of Natural and Revealed Religion

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„ID (intelligent design) is essentially a total failure of the imagination; just because you do not see how something could have evolved, doesn’t mean that it didn’t.“

—  Mordechai Ben-Ari Israeli computer scientist 1948

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„It’s time to rescue "intelligent design" from the politics of religion. There are too many riddles not yet answered by either biology or the Bible, and by asking them honestly, without foregone conclusions, science could take a huge leap forward.“

—  Deepak Chopra Indian-American physician, public speaker and writer 1946

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„The first cause cannot have been an intelligence, let alone an intelligence that answers prayers and enjoys being worshiped.“

—  Richard Dawkins English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author 1941

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„Thus, in its relation to Christianity, intelligent design should be viewed as a ground-clearing operation that gets rid of the intellectual rubbish that for generations has kept Christianity from receiving serious consideration.“

—  William A. Dembski American intelligent design advocate 1960

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