Humanism is the one-line software contract: “Don’t be a dick”. Religion is the 500 pages, subject to change without notice, some exclusions apply contract that people accept but never bother to check out.
No, it wasn’t said by Ben Franklin (though often mis-attributed to him). But damned insightful all the same.
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