"Critical thinking is vital to scientific inquiry. My whole purpose was to give accurate information and to get them thinking."
- Kris Helphinstine's response to his firing from Sister School for failing to teach evolution to his biology students
"There is no reason an evolutionary biologist could not subscribe to something transcendent. It would be a mistake to assume that all scientists are materialists, and they are not."
- Dr. Simon Conway Morris, professor of evolutionary paleobiology at Cambridge University, addressed faculty and students at Texas A&M