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1. "Petronius says that ‘Mundus vult decipi - The world wants to be deceived.' That is very true, otherwise there wouldn't exist any religion!"
Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
2. "Petronius was surely right in saying Fear made the gods. In primitive times fear of the unknown was normal; gratitude to an unknown was impossible."
Author: Petronius

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For in eating of the forbidden fruit our first parents committed an act of theft. Is it not then something more than a coincidence that we find a "thief" (yea, two thieves) connected with the second Tree also?"
Author: Arthur W. Pink

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